The Social Security Act authorizes the provision of benefits to the elderly, disabled and blind. Programs like Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI), as well as related programs like Medicare and Medicaid, help make these benefits available. Taxes provide financing for these programs and the amount that each person pays will vary. There are a variety of Social Security laws in place governing how these programs are run, how a person can qualify for benefits, and what amount of income those benefits can provide.
Many people do not realize that the Social Security system
provides help for citizens who cannot work or need assistance. Richard Paul has worked
with thousands of individuals in helping them get assistance from the Social
Our firm can help you with the following benefit programs:
Disability Insurance Benefits (DIB)
Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
Widow/Widowers Disability Benefits
Disabled Adult Child Benefits (DAC)
Why Use a Lawyer?
You don’t have to have a lawyer to file and pursue a claim for benefits. However, the Social Security Administration’s own statistics show that claimants who use a lawyer are far more successful in winning their claims than those who don’t.
What to look for in a Social Security Disability Firm?
If you are disabled and need Social Security Benefits, you need the best representation available. Hiring a representative to help you get these benefits is no place to cut corners.
At Disability Advocates of Charleston, Richard Paul is dedicated to Social Security Disability Law and Veterans Law Disability and is an experienced lawyer with over 20 years of experience in these areas. Richard J. Paul has been admitted to the United States Supreme Court, U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Federal and Fourth Circuits, U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina, and the South Carolina Supreme Court.
In 2008, Richard Paul was certified by the Veterans Administration as an attorney authorized to represent Veterans. Let an experienced Lawyer and Law Firm help you with your Social Security Disability Benefits.