If you have every worked and paid a social security contribution you may be entitled to make a social security claim. When you retire, provided you have made enough contributions, you will be entitled to a state pension. Most people know this, but not everyone realizes that if they are ill or become disabled before they reach retirement age they may be entitled to financial help from the state. It does not matter whether you have become disabled because of a disease or an accident you could be entitled to financial help from the government.
The Wisdom of Getting Help with Your Claim
This is the case wherever you live in the US. However, the claims process is complicated. If you are going to make an Arlington social security disability claim, it is wise to consider seeking legal help to do so. Hiring a lawyer who is local to you and has experience of helping people to make social security disability claims is a good idea.
An experienced lawyer who works regularly with clients making social security claims has the experience to speed up the claims process. They know how the system works, are fully conversant with the law and understand what information will support a claim and help the claim to be dealt with quickly.
Using a lawyer local to you is helpful in two other ways. Firstly, it makes it easier to liaise with your lawyer if you do not have to travel too far. Secondly, a local lawyer will have contacts with local decision makers and will be able to seek clarification and advice from them for difficult claims.