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Gain New Approaches to More Effective Handling of SSDI Claims
Do you have all the latest and greatest tools you need to represent your disabled clients? This advanced program addresses some of the toughest questions posed by SSDI practice. Learn how to speed up the process, maximize your use of medical evidence, overcome vocational problems, and fully demonstrate the extent of your client's limitations. Gain the insight of experienced practitioners and improve your claims outcomes with this strategic guide. Register today!
This legal course is designed for attorneys. It will also benefit Social Security disability advocates, paralegals, disability management specialists and others assisting clients obtain SSDI benefits.
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including - Ethics: 1.00
Alaska Bar members may claim credit for attending CLE programs that have been accredited by other mandatory CLE jurisdictions. This program may qualify for up to 6.0 hours of credit, which includes 5.0 hours of VCLE credit under the voluntary CLE Rule of the Alaska Bar Association and 1.0 hours of MECLE ethics under the mandatory ethics continuing legal education CLE Rule.
DANA W. DUNCAN is the founder of Duncan Disability Law, SC, located in Nekoosa, Wisconsin. He has represented thousands of disabled clients throughout Wisconsin and Minnesota in Social Security law and Wisconsin workers' compensation. In addition to a high volume administrative practice in Social Security, Mr. Duncan has averaged over a hundred federal Social Security appeals over the past five years. He was a speaker at the National Organization of Social Security Claimant’s Representatives (NOSSCR) convention in San Antonio, Texas, speaking as an expert in his field; and in Seattle, Washington. Mr. Duncan continues to lecture on the law and consult with other lawyers on these issues. He was a speaker at the National Association of Disability Representatives (NADR) convention in Reno, Nevada. He is a member of NOSSCR, NADR, the Seventh Circuit Bar Association and the Federal Bar Association, where he recently has assumed duties as the newsletter editor of the Social Security Division. Mr. Duncan has presented several programs previously for National Business Institute on Social Security law. Mr. Duncan is admitted to practice in Wisconsin and Illinois; and before the Federal District Court (Eastern and Western districts of Wisconsin); the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, Fourth Circuit, Sixth Circuit, Seventh Circuit, Eighth Circuit, and Ninth Circuit; as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans’ Affairs. He has more than 25 years of experience in Social Security law and has personally argued more than 25 cases before the U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, Chicago, Illinois; and before the Fourth Circuit, Richmond, Virginia, including some landmark Social Security cases such as Overman v. Astrue, Shauger v. Astrue, and Varga v. Colvin. He earned his B.A. degree from Beloit College and his J.D. degree from Marquette University.
DONALD L. KOHL is a partner in the law firm of Shea Kohl Law, LC, where he focuses his practice in the areas of Social Security disability, workers' compensation and personal injury law. He earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Missouri at Columbia and his J.D. degree from Washington University in St. Louis. Mr. Kohl began the practice of law as an assistant prosecuting attorney for St. Charles County (Missouri), where he successfully prosecuted multiple murders. He served as prosecuting attorney for St. Charles city from 1988-2004; and has that role again, from 2009 to present. Additionally, Mr. Kohl has served as the municipal judge for the city of St. Peters since 1985. He is a member of the St. Charles County and Illinois State bar associations, The Missouri Bar, and the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys. Mr. Kohl is a member of the National Organization of Social Security Representatives and the National Association of Disability Representatives. He lectures to attorneys in the areas of disability and workers' compensation.
OLIVIA UNGER BORT is an attorney with Shollenberger Januzzi & Wolfe LLP, in Pennsylvania practicing in personal injury. Before becoming an associate at Shollenberger Januzzi & Wolfe LLP, Ms. Bort worked for the Department of Public Welfare as a field inspector and workload manager. While working for DPW, she completed hundreds of abuse investigations at state licensed and regulated facilities to ensure children and mentally disable individuals were safe and not being neglected or abused. Ms. Bort is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Cumberland County Bar Association, and the Pennsylvania Association of Justice (formerly the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyer Association). She received her B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Pennsylvania State University; and her J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from Widener University School of Law.
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