Hundreds of Arkansas residents are denied disability benefits every year. Some get discouraged and drop their claim. Others, however, hire disability attorneys to represent their rights and fight for the benefits they are owed.
If your claim for long term disability insurance benefits, Social Security Disability or Veterans Disability benefits is denied, the most important thing you can do is to stand firm and not give up. This is a time when skilled attorneys can legally intervene to overturn the denial and secure your compensation.
Ask Our Disability Attorneys About Your Claim
Marc Whitehead & Associates represents real people throughout Arkansas who are confronting serious medical issues. Let us help you get the compensation you are entitled to receive.
We will review your situation and answer all of your questions. When we talk, we will explain your rights and best options under the law.
We know that being denied disability benefits causes extreme hardship for you and your family. When serious injury or illness strikes, the need for disability income to make ends meet becomes urgent. In the majority of our cases, you pay us only when we have successfully settled your case or won a decision in court, and not before.
Denied Arkansas Disability Insurance Claims
Our attorneys bring many years of experience to the fight against long term disability (LTD) denials and bad faith practices by insurance companies, including life insurance disputes. Whatever the reason for the denial of your benefits, contact our disability attorneys to find out if you have a case. We’ll explain your rights under the terms of your policy and under Arkansas state insurance laws.
Group LTD policies offered by Arkansas employers fall under strict federal laws known as ERISA. Whether you pay the premiums yourself or the premiums are paid by your employer, our law firm will challenge the insurance provider on your behalf for the wrongful denial of benefits.
We have settled hundreds of cases through negotiations with large insurance companies for proper settlements. When settlements are doubtful, as disability insurance litigators we have considerable experience with taking the insurance company to court to obtain a winning decision.
Arkansas Social Security Disability Benefits
If the SSA has denied your claim for Social Security Disability benefits, the law allows you to have your claim reconsidered or appealed. As an attorney who is Board Certified in Social Security Disability Law, I will work with you at any level or phase of your case, all the way through the final appeal in the federal court system.
Our knowledge of the laws that drive the Social Security and SSI disability approval process is significant to your case. As disability attorneys, we are well informed of the medical evidence required to sustain a claim – and we will ensure that all evidence is presented in the clearest, most favorable manner.
Helping Arkansas Veterans Secure Disability Benefits
Even though the law states that our veterans are entitled to service connected disability benefits, so often these benefits are denied. When this happens, an attorney may be needed to step in to ensure all benefits that were rightfully earned are granted.
Not all Arkansas disability attorneys are experienced in the prosecution of veterans’ disability benefits. Admitted to the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, I am an accredited Veterans Claim Attorney. I understand first-hand the frustrating difficulties that challenge you.
I welcome Arkansas veterans with questions about a claim denial, or doubts about the percentage you were awarded, to call our firm for direct answers and decisive legal help. We are here to fight for your rights.
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