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Social Security

What Happens at a Social Security Disability Hearing?

Navigating the complexities of Social Security Disability (SSD) hearings can feel like traversing uncharted territory. However, armed with the right knowledge and preparation, you can approach these hearings with confidence. Let’s dive into what exactly unfolds during a Social Security Disability hearing and how you can best prepare for it!

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Workers' Comp

Finding the Best Workers’ Compensation Attorney Near You

At Black & Jones, we know that when it comes to navigating the complexities of workers’ compensation claims, having the right legal representation can sometimes make or break your case. So, where in the world do you find the best one for you, and what should you be looking for? We have a few tips you should consider.

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Social Security

A Simple Checklist for Your Social Security Disability Consultation

So, you’ve filled out a form to meet for a free consultation with a lawyer about your Social Security Disability (SSD) claim! Now what? At Black & Jones, being prepared means easing the journey, especially because the SSD process can be long and daunting. We like to tell our clients everything they need upfront for their initial consultation to be as fully prepared as soon as possible. Here’s a simple list of everything you’ll need when you meet with us.

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Local Representation

Rockford-Based: 5 Reasons to Work with a Local Law Firm

Seeking legal representation can be like deciding where to go out to eat when you have no options in the fridge. You can wait in the backed-up fast food drive-thru where they’ll probably forget your side of fries—or you can stop by the diner just down the street where the server knows your name, your order and always makes sure you have the best possible experience. We don't sell food at Black & Jones, but we serve up a pretty good case when it comes to workers’ compensation hearings. Here are 5 reasons why seeking representation locally can make all the difference.

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