Attorneys should be able to identify legal issues outside their main area of expertise that can affect their clients. This applies to all practitioners, no matter whether they do real estate, trust and wills, criminal law, corporate law, family law, or any other field. Work related injuries and disabling conditions can affect everyone, particularly as the chance of a worker becoming disabled before retirement age increases, and this should inform the legal advice that clients receive. This program will provide an overview of the 5-step Sequential Evaluation Process for Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) & Supplemental Security Income (SSI) for non-Social Security attorneys, and explain the differences and commonalities of the programs. These five evaluation steps are about the claimant, the claimant’s work history, and the claimant’s severe impairments.
The audio quality is very good.
Very stimulating. Thank you!
The lecturer was knowledgeable and provided understandable materials.
Not familiar with this area, but it is pretty fascinating.