Toll Free
Principled Lawyers Seeking Justice For The Injured And Disabled

July 2012 Archives

How does Social Security evaluate symptoms such as pain, fatigue, shortness of breath, weakness, and nervousness in a disability claim?

The Commissioner of Social Security has published Social Security Rulings (SSRs) which are a series of decisions relating to the programs administrated by Social Security Administration. These SSRs may be based on case decisions made at all administrative levels of adjudication, Federal court decisions, Commissioner's decisions, opinions of the Office of the General Counsel, and policy interpretations of the Social Security law and regulations. There is a SSR addressing our question posed above.

Can you qualify for Social Security disability benefits if you are working?

Not long ago, I had someone come in to see me and ask this very question. She had already received two adverse rulings against her and several lawyers had declined to represent her because she was still working. She was now at the hearing level and she needed help. She was only working part-time as a customer service clerk and her monthly wages were under $1000. I accepted the case, knowing it would be a challenge. Here's why:

Email Us For A Response

How Can We Help You?

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

202 Carrollton Street
Suite 108
Bremen, GA 30110

Toll Free: 866-942-0552
Phone: 678-563-1584
Fax: 770-537-4177
Map & Directions