Social Security Attorney Cheryl Coon to Participate in Potluck in the Park
Cheryl Coon of Swanson Thomas & Coon will staff the Resource Fair Legal Services booth to answer questions about social security disability at Portland's nonprofit… Read More
Social Security Ruling is not Good News for Claimants
What happened? In a move that the Social Security Administration describes as simply intended to reduce “unnecessary workloads” a significant ruling has been changed. Before… Read More
How can I get a faster decision?
Clients often ask me if there’s anything I can do to speed up the long slow process of social security disability. Sometimes clients tell me… Read More
Social Security Disability AND VA Disability Benefits?
Many of my clients are veterans. They may be receiving VA disability benefits but that doesn’t mean they are ineligible for Social Security disability. Still,… Read More
Can This Case Be Won? Episode 2
“He’s had terrible seizures ever since he went on a drinking binge.” “My husband has lost all hope of ever working again since he developed… Read More
Return Home of Troops from Afghanistan and Iraq Should Mean Being Prepared to Offer What they Need
A recent article in the New York Times reports that although the withdrawl of troops will save billions of dollars, those returning veterans will need… Read More