Category Archives: Social Security Disability

Social Security Disability During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

Social Security Disability During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

How to handle social security disability and the social security administration during the outbreak. On March 17, 2020, when governmental policies adjusted to the realities of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, all Social Security offices were closed to the public. Some Social Security staff shifted to working from home. Our Social Security Disability law offices have […]

What is the cost to hire a lawyer to help with social security disability?

Cost to hire a lawyer

What is the cost to hire a Social Security Disability Lawyer? An individual trying to get social security disability may want to consider hiring an attorney to help navigate through the complex and sometimes confusing process of receiving social security disability.  The social security administration has developed rules and regulations that control how much an […]

How much can a person receive in Social Security Disability Benefits?

How much can a person receive in Social Security Disability Benefits?

How much can a person receive in Social Security Disability Benefits? Social Security Disability benefits come from two different programs. One, Supplemental Security Income (or SSI), is based on financial need. As a result, if a person is found to be medically disabled according to Social Security’s rules, the Social Security Administration (or SSA) reviews […]

How does my work experience affect my social security disability claim?

How does my work experience affect my social security disability claim?

The social security administration uses a five-step process to decide on whether someone is disabled or not. Step one refers to substantial gainful activity. Step two looks at your severe impairments. With step three, the social security administration looks at a set of listings to see if they apply to your impairments. Step four covers […]

What do I do if I got denied for social security disability?

What do I do if I got denied for social security disability?

“What do I do if I got denied for social security disability?” In Social Security Disability (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) cases we often hear the question, “What do I do if I got denied?”  We, here at Hoglund, Chwialkowski & Mrozik may be able to help you make the best decision for your […]

What is a Work History Report and Why is it Important?

What is a Work History Report and Why is it Important?

A 3369 or Work History Report is a form requested by the Social Security Administration for all adult disability claims. It is meant to help assess your past jobs and any job skills you may have acquired. An important step in the disability determination process is classifying your past relevant work- any substantial work done […]

The Trump Administration and Social Security Disability

Trump Administration Social Security Disability

The Trump Administration and Social Security Disability President Trump and his administration are drafting a proposal to go to the United States Congress that would strip away disability benefits from several thousand American Citizens. Their latest proposal would cut Social Security disability benefits by $2.6 billion over a 10 year period. It would also require […]

How Does Social Security Determine Your Disability Benefits?

Social Security Disability Benefits

How does Social Security Determine your Social Security Disability Benefits? It can be difficult to determine the amount of benefits you could receive. The steps require that you find your average monthly wage and then primary insurance account. First, Social Security takes the all your lifetime earning into consideration. Your lifetime earnings are made up […]

How to get Social Security Benefits before and after Knee Replacement

How to get Social Security Benefits before and after Knee Replacement

As a Social Security benefits attorney at Hoglund Law Offices, roughly 30 or so of my clients per year have knee problems that require knee replacement surgery. These clients are in two general camps at the hearing level.  Some await the surgery for either one or both knees. Others have had the surgery and (at least by […]

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CALL NOW 1-855-780-4357
FREE CONFIDENTIAL CONSULTATIONS REMAIN AVAILABLE
Our firm continues to run exactly as it has for the last 29 years, representing good people who have come across financial hardship and disability. In our continued effort to protect the public's health, our clients, and our future clients. We are available by phone or video conference. We encourage you to still reach out to us in this time of need. If you need help, we are OPEN. Please Call.
Sincerely, The Hoglund Law Family.
A Message to our Clients and Future Clients