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  • $28,000 Recovered in Social Security Benefits for Women with a Learning Disability

    Case Scenario:

    Claimant is an advanced age woman who suffers from a learning disability, Parkinson’s disease, degenerative disc disease and adjustment disorder.  The Office of Vocational Rehabilitation assisted in helping this client secure a job.  Despite that the woman was employed in a suitable work environment, her work activities did not rise to the level of substantial gainful activity.

    Outcome:

    This case was handled by Galfand Berger’s attorney, Gabriela Raful.  Evidence and a detailed brief showed that the value of our client’s earnings did not meet the substantial gainful activity amounts.  We were able to recover $28,000 in past due benefits for our client.

    If you or a family member needs assistance applying or appealing a Social Security disability case, call Galfand Berger today at 1-800-222-USWA (8792) to schedule an appointment with one of our lawyers.  For more information on this case, contact Gabriela Raful at [email protected].