What Is The Deal After Your Long Term Or Short Term Disability Claim Is Approved?!

By |2020-03-11T17:28:47-04:00March 9th, 2020|Blog, Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability|

Once your Short Term Disability claim is approved, now what? We're sharing our experience with what comes next. So many people have been calling me seeking help on their Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability claims at a point in time when benefits have been approved.  Usually, for some other reason, another issue has [...]

Mediation Preparation – ERISA cases

By |2020-02-24T12:01:00-05:00February 24th, 2020|Blog, Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability|

In anticipation of reading this writing about mediation preparation of ERISA cases, it is important that you read the writing on “Mediation Preparation - General” so the following makes as much sense as possible. Mediation of cases under the federal statute commonly referred to as the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (or “ERISA”), are very [...]

Why Hire Herbert M. Hill, P.A. As Your Attorney In Orlando?

By |2020-02-24T11:46:48-05:00February 17th, 2020|Blog, Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability|

Herbert M. Hill, P.A. is the preferred attorney in Orlando. Here's why. At Herbert M. Hill, P.A., we limit our practice to claims involving securing and protecting claims for disability benefits. Because of this, we are more familiar with the ins and outs of this very complicated area of the law than other firms that [...]

Disability Travel Restrictions

By |2019-10-01T15:45:54-04:00September 23rd, 2019|Blog, Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability|

Wondering about disability travel restrictions? We've just learned of the new policies covering this topic. This blog is prompted by one of the most egregious clauses I have ever discovered in a Short Term Disability or Long Term Disability Insurance Policy.  Now, these policies in the past have addressed issues concerning travel while on disability.  [...]

Proving Disability to the Social Security Administration and Under a Short and/or Long Term Disability Policy

By |2019-10-01T16:32:17-04:00August 26th, 2019|Blog, Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability|

In this blog, we're sharing how to prove your disability to the Social Security Administration and what to do under a Short and/or Long Term Disability Policy. If you have become disabled from being able to work and the need to make a claim for benefits under Short Term, Long Term or Social Security Disability [...]

Physicians, Lawyers, Doctors, Dentists, Engineers, Architects, CPAs, Chiropractors, Professional Athletes

By |2019-08-23T10:50:36-04:00July 29th, 2019|Blog, Short Term Disability|

We have represented all of these people and more. Long Term and Short Term Disability sees no titles. One thing which I have noticed over my many years of practice is the reticence of professionals to admit they have reached the point at which they can no longer work.  Note that I did not use [...]

Attorney Representation at Every Stage of Your Short Term and Long Term Disability Claim

By |2019-08-09T16:13:43-04:00July 22nd, 2019|Blog, Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability|

It is important to protect your income stream of disability benefits. You trusted through all your pre-disability years, as you were paying into a private or group Short Term or Long Term Disability plan, that in the event that an injury or illness should make you unable to work, you would be secure financially through [...]

Chronic Pain

By |2019-03-28T16:56:15-04:00March 25th, 2019|Blog, Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability|

At Herbert M. Hill, P.A., just about all we handle are short term disability and long term disability benefits claims.  We routinely handle claims for individuals who are suffering from the catastrophic effects of chronic pain and pain medication dependence. It is always our intent to empathize with our clients’ medical conditions and understand how [...]

The Content of Your Appeal Matters- How To Effectively Appeal Long Term Disability Claims

By |2019-05-22T14:38:44-04:00March 18th, 2019|Blog, Long Term Disability, Short Term Disability|

Recently, our office has heard from many clients that claims representative have directed them to appeal the denial of Short- and Long-Term Disability benefits in a short, direct statement.  Some clients have come to us after having written to their insurance carrier only stating, “I appeal,” at the direction of the representative assigned to their [...]