Nearly everyone in Utah is affected by a physical or mental disability at some point; the victim can either be you or a close family member or friend. A severe disability can cause significant financial hardship, and government benefits may be available to help.
At the Law Office of Melvin A. Cook, I help Salt Lake City families obtain the benefits they deserve. Even though the process may be long, my clients know that I am always there to answer questions and provide updates.
As a Salt Lake City social security and disability benefits attorney, I understand the tremendous challenges and obstacles my clients face on a daily basis. Depending on the severity of your condition and where the it originated, there may be several different types of social security and disability benefits available in Utah:
To receive Social Security disability benefits in Utah, you must have a recognized disability that significantly interferes with your daily life or prevents you from working. Common medical conditions for which Social Security disability benefits may be collected include:
Although every case is unique, most Social Security Disability claims follow the same rough timeline:
You should not expect to file a disability claim today and have a check in the mail tomorrow. The process may be long, but I am with you every step of the way. For Social Security and Disability in Utah, contact the Salt Lake City Law Office of Mel A. Cook at 801.746.5075 or online to schedule your free consultation. Hablo Español.
When it comes the family law and social security disability, each client and case is different. It is also important to select an attorney with the experience, skills and professionalism required to address your legal issues. To learn more, contact the Salt Lake City law offices of Melvin A. Cook and schedule an initial consultation to discuss your case.