When Does a Social Security Lawyer in Mobile Charge Incidental Fees?

If you need Social Security Disability benefits, one of the things you might be worried about is the money it costs to hire a disability attorney. Well, the good news is that it doesn’t cost you any money upfront. Disability lawyers don’t get paid out of your pocket – any legal fees they collect come out of your back benefits.

Additionally, all disability attorney fees are capped by the Social Security Administration. Typically, the lawyer’s fee is 25% of the past due benefits you get, but it can’t exceed the federal cap that’s currently set at $6,000. And once again, these fees come out of your Social Security payments, not your pocket.

It’s possible you may be charged incidental fees for things like obtaining medical records, reports, forms, evaluations, photocopies and other incidental legal expenses required to help prove your case to the Social Security Administration (SSA).

If your case is in federal court, the fees are different and must always be approved by a federal judge.

How Disability Attorney Gil Laden Can Help with Your Disability Case

Serving Southwest Alabama and Northwest Florida, Social Security Lawyer Gil Laden has years of experience in both the legal and medical fields. With his main office in Mobile, he has experience working with the local judges and employees in the Mobile hearing office as well as with the doctors who may treat you.

If you can’t work, you should consider hiring Gil Laden to help you get the Social Security Disability benefits you need.

We promise to clearly communicate with you about your case and any incidental fees that may be required to help put together your Social Security case. If you can’t afford to pay all of the fees upfront, we may be able to work with you to come up with a payment plan.

If you’re worried about the cost of hiring a lawyer, the most important thing you can know is that most of fees the attorney will receive come out of your back payment benefits. If you don’t win your case, you only pay the incidental fees associated with collecting records and reports.

You should also know that you have a better chance of winning benefits when you working with a disability attorney – this is according to Social Security’s own statistics. If you need help with your disability claim, contact us today for a FREE consultation.

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The information on this web site is made available by Gilbert B. Laden, P.C., for informational purposes only and should not be considered legal advice. You should consult an attorney for advice regarding your individual situation. We invite you to contact us and welcome your calls, letters and electronic mail. Contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship. Please do not send any confidential information to us until such time as an attorney-client relationship has been established.

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He has been certified as a specialist in Social Security Disability Law by the National Board of Social Security Disability Advocacy, as acknowledged by the Alabama State Bar.