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Each Social Security disability claim requires knowledge of the latest SSA rules and procedures, solid evidence tactics, and thorough understanding of the nature of the impairments your client faces. This legal guide will clear up the more confusing and treacherous aspects of the practice and help you handle more cases faster and better. Order today!
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This program may qualify for up to 7.20 hours of self-study credit, which includes 1.20 hour of self-study ethics credit, under the West Virginia Rules for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education. No more than 12.0 hours of self-study CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period.
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.
ANDREW W. KINNEY is an attorney from the national law firm of Hoglund, Chwialkowski & Mrozik, PLLC, based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Since 1992, Mr. Kinney has practiced Social Security disability benefits law. He argues more than 300 Social Security hearings per year, and has spoken widely on Social Security disability law topics across the country. Mr. Kinney's recent subjects have included "Essentials of Social Security Practice" and "Rethinking Cross-Examination of Expert Witnesses." Mr. Kinney is also an editor of the five-volume Social Security Practice Guide, published by LexisNexis. He earned his B.B.A. degree from the University of Notre Dame and his J.D. degree from Marquette University School of Law. He is licensed to practice law in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Ohio, and New York. He chairs the Minnesota State Bar Association's Social Security Disability Law Section. Mr. Kinney is a former trustee and a current sustaining member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives (NOSSCR).
TRACY L. KINNEY is an attorney in the Minneapolis, Minnesota law firm of Hoglund, Chwialkowski & Mrozik, PLLC. She has been handling Social Security disability cases for 20 years, the last eight as an attorney. Ms. Kinney earned her B.A. degree from Hamline University and her J.D. degree from the Hamline University School of Law. She has represented clients in their Social Security disability claims in more than 25 different states. Ms. Kinney has presented on the topic of Social Security disability for the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR) conferences in Denver and Miami and recorded numerous online presentations for National Business Institute.