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How Are Social Security Disability (SSDI) Benefits Calculated?

Social Security Disability (SSD) provides two different types of programs for applicants.  If you have sufficient work credits after years of working and paying your FICA taxes, you should be able to apply through Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). ...

When is the Best Time to File for Social Security Disability Benefits?

Suffering from a permanent or continuous physical injury can be devastating.  Not only do you need to deal with potentially time-consuming and painful medical expenses, but you still need to deal with many of the rigors of day-to-day life.  Claiming benefits through...

Bill to ensure casinos keep doors open despite Atlantic City shutdowns

A group of democratic law makers in New Jersey are pushing for a measure to protect Atlantic City’s casinos and racetracks should the state government ever face another shut down, something law makers say they hope doesn’t happen again, but they want to be forthright...

Now’s a good time to reassess your child’s long-term care plan

If you have a special needs child who receives Medicaid, now is a good time to reassess your long-term plans. CNBC recently reported that about 11.2 million children in the U.S. have special needs — and of those – nearly 5 million rely on coverage from Medicaid and...

New documentary explores the collapse of coal mining

A new documentary recently released follows the lives of coal miners after they are laid off from their jobs, leaving them without insurance or a pension. "We knew it was coming, we just didn't know how hard it was gonna be. We're losin' everything," Regina Lilly,...

THE RESULTS

BANKRUPTCY

“When we came to see Gail Marr, Esquire, we were behind on our mortgage and car, and really wondered if we would be able to dig ourselves out. However, Gail was totally patient and understanding and that made us feel more relaxed, and we were able to successfully complete a Chapter 13 Plan. We are now 5 years removed from bankruptcy, and it was the best thing that we had ever decided to do.”

"Paul, you were so understanding and sympathetic, I truly felt like you understood where I was coming from. I was terrified and thought I would never be able to make it through, but you changed my opinion of attorneys, and I would highly recommend you to anyone who is in need of financial help."

DISABILITY

Daria S. is under the age of 50 and classified by Social Security as a younger individual. She was denied benefits in Pennsylvania and came to our office with complaints of uncontrolled dizziness and vomiting with numbness and right side tinnitus. Her previous work history was with the U.S. Postal Service. Her primary diagnoses included vertigo and Meniere’s Disease. We were successful in helping Daria obtain benefits.

“Mr. Young was very knowledgeable and made us feel at ease with our situation. He handled our case very professionally and in a more timely manner than I have heard of other attorneys through friends. His staff was also very understanding and helpful. I would definitely recommend him and his firm and would use him again, if needed, in the future!”

CRIMINAL DEFENSE

Client was facing 90 days minimum imprisonment for a 2nd offense DUI. Case was dismissed at the Preliminary Hearing when the officer was unable to prove that the client operated the vehicle.

Client was originally charged with Felony criminal mischief for allegedly destroying thousands of dollars of bread and cookies in a supermarket in Yardley, PA. Client was found not guilty by jury of all criminal charges, sentenced by the judge for summary violation to pay $500.00 fine. Received worldwide coverage from the Associated Press and Newsweek Magazine and story was on all 4 local news stations, CNN and the Court Channel.