Free downloadable e-booklet for claimants from Massachusetts on appealing a denial of Social Security disability benefit

Explains:

  1. Why most applications are initially rejected
  2. Tips for a successful appeal
  3. Common mistakes to avoid
  4. Answers to frequently asked questions

Free bonus: 10 lessons on appeals and the disability hearing

  1. Filing your first appeal
  2. Filing your second appeal
  3. Obtaining persuasive medical evidence
  4. Educating your treating doctor
  5. Explaining negative test results
  6. Your functional capacity
  7. Overcoming the reason you were initially denied
  8. Common examples of erroneous denials
  9. SSA medical experts
  10. SSA vocational experts

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I hope you find my e-booklet helpful in understanding the Social Security Administration’s evaluation and appeal process.

Jonathan Abbott
Massachusetts disability attorney

Licensed to practice law in Massachusetts since 1978

National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives Sustaining Member
National Association of Disability Representatives Member and 2006 Man of the Year

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Toll-free: 888-277-7741
Phone: 413-253-0052
Fax: 413-253-0234

30 Boltwood Walk
Amherst, Massachusetts 01002

PO Box 2368
Amherst, Massachusetts 01004

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