If you are filing for disability, you may be asking yourself if it is worth your time and money to hire a social security disability lawyer. In this video, the positives and negatives of disability lawyers are discussed so you can make the right choice for you.
If you do not understand the process behind claiming disability, you may feel more comfortable letting a lawyer take control. There are ways to follow step-by-step directions to do this on your own.
This is not always recommended because you are not protected or optimizing your chances of winning your case. Regardless, you should understand the process so you go into the claims procedures prepared for whatever comes your way.
You need to be able to communicate your wants and needs, both to the court and to a lawyer if you choose to hire one. Doctor support, specifically in writing, makes a major difference in your case. All of these would be imperative to think about before bringing your case to court. You can do these first few steps prior to hiring a disability lawyer, but the judge will strongly suggest postponing the case until you receive proper representation.