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Social Security Disability Lawyers in Shippensburg
Helping You Obtain the SSD Benefits You Deserve
The U.S. Social Security program offers assistance to qualifying citizens who are unable to work because of a disability. If you have become disabled, you may qualify for these benefits. The process of obtaining SSD benefits can be cumbersome and confusing – we recommend retaining the services of our Shippensburg Social Security disability attorneys when confronted with a problem.
The team at Metzger Wickersham has a thorough understanding of the program’s eligibility requirements and knows how to position you for success. With our help, you can receive the financial assistance you need and deserve.
Contact us at (888) 286-2850 to learn more about your options and to schedule your free initial consultation.
SSD Eligibility Requirements
The Social Security Administration (SSA) has set eligibility requirements that you must meet in order to qualify for SSD benefits.
Eligible Americans must:
- Be younger than the current retirement age
- Have worked in positions where you have paid FICA taxes and earned the required work credits
- Have a condition that meets the definition of a disability as defined by the SSA
- Have a disability that will last for at least one year or is expected to result in death
Metzger Wickersham can review the facts of your case and help you determine if you may eligible to receive SSD benefits.
The process of applying for SSD benefits requires extensive paperwork. In order to improve your chances of being approved the first time around, we recommend retaining an attorney who can ensure that your paperwork is completed accurately.
If your request has been denied, don’t panic – we can still appeal the decision. Our Shippensburg Social Security disability attorneys have helped numerous Pennsylvanians fight for the benefits they deserve.
To see if you may be eligible for SSD benefits, call Metzger Wickersham at (888) 286-2850 today.