Laurel Social Security Disability Attorneys
Helping You Navigate Through This Difficult Application Process
The process of applying for Social Security Disability benefits can be confusing and frustrating. If you suffer from a physical disability or mental disability that has impaired your ability to work, contact the experienced Laurel Social Security Disability attorneys at McGowan & Cecil, LLC.
We represent clients who are seeking Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits. We also assist clients with Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. We handle all cases on a contingency fee basis, so we charge no fee unless we recover compensation for you.
To schedule your free consultation, contact our law firm in Laurel, Maryland at (301) 761-2007.
Eligibility Requirements for SSDI
To receive Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits, the requirements are as follow:
- A physical disability, mental disability or a combination of the two, that significantly impair your ability to work for at least a full year or which may cause death.
- You must also have a sufficient work history.
A physical disability may include an injury, cognitive impairment or illness that impairs your ability to work.
Common Mental Health Conditions Eligible For Social Security Disability
A mental disability that may be eligible for social security disability benefits, includes:
- Bipolar disorder
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Eating disorders
- Personality disorders
- And other mental health conditions that impact your ability to work.
People who do not qualify for SSDI may qualify for SSI benefits instead.
Strong Advocacy on Your Side
Our Social Security Disability attorneys have more than 100 years of legal experience and have represented thousands of injury victims. As a personal injury firm, we have represented countless clients who have sustained disabling injuries that impact their ability to work, including traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord damage, disk injuries, and other serious injuries.
By coordinating efforts in pursuit of maximum available compensation and benefits from all available sources, we believe we save our clients time and money. For example, medical records for one serious accident may cost up to $1,000 to procure. At McGowan & Cecil, LLC, our lawyers and paralegals use a custom-designed process to efficiently handle personal injury claims and Social Security Disability claims alike.
Whether you were involved in an accidental injury or have developed a chronic illness or condition that prevents you from working, McGowan & Cecil, LLC will stand up for your rights and vigorously pursue the Social Security Disability benefits you are entitled to receive.