Applying for Social Security

Social Security Disability Lawyers in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

The process of obtaining Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits may seem daunting to someone unfamiliar with the process. Truly, any process involving government bureaucracy can be slow and burdensome, but having an experienced attorney on your side can make the process much easier to bear.

At Dugan & Associates, P.C., we have over 40 years of combined experience helping people with the SSDI process. We have the skill and experience to guide you through this process and pursue the benefits you need and deserve.

Contact us today online or by telephone at 412-353-3572 to speak with an experienced Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, SSDI/SSI attorney.

The SSDI Process

At Dugan & Associates, P.C., we help people throughout western Pennsylvania with Social Security disability claims and appeals.

If you are disabled and seeking SSDI benefits, we can help you through all stages of the process, including:

  • Initial application: Our lawyers can help you maximize your chances for a success by carefully reviewing and advising you on your initial claim.
  • Request for reconsideration: The majority of initial claims get denied. If this happens to you, we can draft and file a request for consideration. This must be done within 60 days of the initial claim notice.
  • Appeals: We are adept at guiding people through the SSDI appeals process and winning results. This includes the Administrative Law Judge hearings, appeals council proceedings and federal court appeals.

Our attorneys know how to make Social Security law work in your favor. Facing denials of claims is commonplace and we are not daunted by the prospect of the appeals process. We will aggressively pursue your rights and stand up to the federal government on your behalf.

Schedule Your Free Initial Consultation Today

If you have questions about applying for Social Security disability benefits, we are here to help. Contact us today online or by telephone at 412-353-3572 to speak with a knowledgeable Pennsylvania Social Security lawyer.