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Muskegon Social Security Disability Attorney

Caring & Capable Representation in Grand Rapids & Surrounding Areas

Statistically speaking, a majority of Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability (SSD/SSDI) claims are denied at the initial claim and reconsideration stages. Denials usually occur regardless of whether or not there was an attorney representing the claimant. Therefore, most SSI and SSDI claims have to be presented to an administrative law judge (ALJ) in a hearing before the claimant can be awarded benefits.

It is typically at this stage of the process where having an experienced attorney is most beneficial for a claimant. While no lawyer is able to guarantee that SSDI or SSI benefits will be awarded to a claimant, a knowledgeable lawyer is able to ensure that the case will be properly created and effectively presented. The Muskegon SSDI attorney at Nolan & Shafer, PLC can guide you throughout every step of the process and help you pursue the benefits you need.

Call Nolan & Shafer, PLC today at (231) 403-0040 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation with our Social Security Disability attorney in Muskegon.

Developing a Disability Case

Most SSI and SSDI claimants do not have any idea on how to effectively prepare a case for hearing, whereas a lawyer experienced in this area of law will be intimately familiar with all aspects of Social Security regulations and rules. An attorney will also know what questions to ask your doctor as well as what a judge will be looking for with a particular medical condition. Since disability lawyers only get paid if their clients’ claims are approved, they use effective and creative approaches to help ensure the best chance of success. This includes applying an in-depth understanding of prior rulings and SSA regulations to the process, obtaining detailed statements from their claimants’ treating physicians, and finding important test results and medical records.

Several reasons why you should hire Nolan & Shafer Injury Attorneys, PLC include:

  • We offer unparalleled personalized service, and we return all calls and emails within 24 hours.
  • Many other firms charge an initial amount to help cover case costs, but we do not charge any.
  • Our lawyer has been selected for inclusion in the 2015, 2016, and 2017 lists of Rising Stars℠.
  • We have successfully handled over 600 Social Security Disability claims.
  • Our attorney offers free initial consultations to help you figure out your next best steps for moving forward.
  • We accept cases on a contingency fee basis, so you will not have to pay us anything unless we win on your behalf.
  • Our firm only accepts a limited number of cases in order to make sure each one gets the full time and effort it deserves.

Call (231) 403-0040 for a Free Consultation

Contact Nolan & Shafer, PLC today, and schedule your complimentary case evaluation to learn more about how we can help you achieve your goals. Since it is completely free and you only pay us if we are successful on your behalf, you have nothing to lose and everything to gain. Get started on your case today by calling (231) 403-0040 and speaking with our knowledgeable Social Security Disability lawyer in Muskegon.

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Why Hire Nolan & Shafer PLC?

Your Case Deserves the Best Case Scenario
  • Loyally Representing Clients Across West Michigan

  • Direct, Face-to-Face Contact with an Attorney

  • Dedicated Representation from Start to Finish

  • At the Forefront of Michigan Disability Claims Litigation

  • Free Claim Evaluations & No Out-of-Pocket Payments

  • No Fees Owed Unless & Until Benefits are Awarded

  • 600+ Social Security Disability Claims & Appeals Handled

  • Numerous Satisfied Clients with Compelling Stories

Client Testimonals

The Opinions that Matter Most
  • “Matt always kept us up to date, which when you are upset, is extremely comforting.”

    Kathy G.
  • “Bad situation made better”

    Kenneth Augustine Ada, MI
  • “Everything turned out exactly how he told me it would.”

    Michael W.
  • “He took a process I was dreading and made it easy. ”

    James C.
  • “He strikes a resonant chord in the courtroom and follows through with a well-crafted approach”

    Don A.

  • SuperLawyerse Rising Star - Matthew Swartz
  • Avvo Clients' Choice Award 2015
  • NossCR
  • Michigan Association for Justice