Social Security

Maximizing benefits and helping in the follow-up of your claim and advising on what to do to qualify is my priority.


SSDI Overview
Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) cases involve seeking disability benefits from the Social Security Administration for an injury or disease that will last at least 12 consecutive months.  
General Overview
SSDI Case Elements are: 
  1. A medical condition that prevents you from working at least 12 consecutive months.
  2. Worked 5 out of the last 10 years. 
  3. If you work, your salary must be less than $1310.00 per month to qualify.  Blind disabled workers can earn up to $2,190 per month to qualify. 
  4. Apply for SSDI online, over the phone, or in person.
  5. SSDI Adjudicator will examine your documents and make a decision.  If you are denied disability benefits by the SSDI adjudicator, you can request a reconsideration within 60 days. 
  6. If denied at the reconsideration stage, you can request a hearing with an Administrative Law Judge. 
  7. If you are denied by the Administrative Law Judge you can appeal to the Appeals Council. 
  8. If the Appeals Council does not rule in your favor you can file an appeal in Federal Court.
What do you need to do if you are injured or disabled and need to file for Disability Benefits:
  1. Obtain Medical treatment and documentation.
  2. There are strict rules in regards to:
               a. Education levels,
               b. Transferable skills,
               c. Prior work years qualifications, 
               d. Functional Capacity,
               e. Physical limitations as per the SSDI grid rules,
               f. Age, and
              g. Host of other qualifications.
Why hire an attorney to represent you in a SS Disability Case?
Applying For Social Security is complex with a majority of the claims denied. We are ready to represent you.
Why Hire Attorney Hector Highway Hernandez:
  • Former Highway Patrol
  • Decades of law enforcement experience
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