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Whether you specialize in elder law, estate planning, Medicaid, or personal injury, you'll need to know how disability benefits are calculated and obtained to make sure your client receives all the help available. This focused comparative analysis reviews the coverage and eligibility details of Supplemental Security Income and Social Security Disability programs. Understand the law behind SSI and disability benefits and the interplay of these benefits with the client's other sources of income - order today!
Alaska Bar members may claim credit for attending CLE programs that have been accredited by other mandatory CLE jurisdictions. This self study program may qualify for up to 1.5 hours of self-study credit, which includes 1.5 hours of VCLE self-study credit under the voluntary CLE Rule of the Alaska Bar Association and 0.0 hours of MECLE ethics self-study under the mandatory ethics continuing legal education CLE Rule.
PATRICK J. BEST is an attorney with ARM Lawyers, LLC, and has represented disabled individuals across Pennsylvania and surrounding states who were wrongfully denied Social Security disability benefits and Supplemental Security Income. Through his work with the University of Pittsburgh Civil Practice Clinic, Mr. Best began his career representing disabled individuals who could not afford to hire an attorney. His experience representing disabled individuals before administrative law judges across the Commonwealth and several other states is an essential element in obtaining positive results for his clients. He is a member of the National Organization of Social Security Claims Representatives (NOSSCR) and the National Association of Disability Representatives (NADR). At present, Mr. Best handles a wide variety of cases including, but not limited to, Social Security disability at all levels of adjudication from application through federal district court appeals, ERISA, and long term disability (LTD). Mr. Best is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and the Rochester Institute of Technology. He was born and raised in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. After graduating from law school, he served as law clerk to the Honorable Carmen D. Minora of the Lackawanna County Court of Common Pleas.