If you have invested in disability insurance and contributed to Social Security Disability, it is natural to expect support when you need it most. At Ortiz Law Firm, we understand the frustration of receiving denial letters instead of the benefits you deserve. That’s why we’re here to fight for your rights.
Are you facing challenges with your Chesapeake Social Security Disability or disability insurance claim? You have come to the right place. Our lawyers specialize in these areas and can help you win your case. Request a free consultation to learn more about how we can assist you.
Experienced Long Term Disability Lawyers Fighting For You
It’s not uncommon for deserving claimants to be denied benefits. Insurance companies often prioritize denying claims. Our attorneys have experience in handling all insurance disability matters, with a focus on wrongfully denied long term disability cases in Chesapeake and across the country. We have taken on major insurance companies in Chesapeake, Virginia, and nationwide. Depending on your claim’s stage, we can assist you in filing an administrative appeal or lawsuit against the insurer.
Do not worry that we are not in Chesapeake, VA. We handle long term disability claims nationwide. If a lawsuit becomes necessary, knowing that most claims are governed by a federal regulation called ERISA is essential. This means limited jury trials and extensive discovery, with most cases involving paper-driven processes, brief writing, and mail correspondence.
Chesapeake, VA Courts, Government, and Department of Insurance Information
Virginia is divided into two judicial districts that are referred to as the Eastern and Western Districts. The Eastern District comprises the counties of Accomac, Amelia, Arlington, Brunswick, Caroline, Charles City, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie, Elizabeth City, Essex, Fairfax, Fauquier, Gloucester, Goochland, Greensville, Hanover, Henrico, Isle of Wight, James City, King and Queen, King George, King William, Lancaster, Loudoun, Lunenburg, Mathews, Mecklenburg, Middlesex, New Kent, Norfolk, Northampton, Northumberland, Nottoway, Powhatan, Prince Edward, Prince George, Prince William, Richmond, Southampton, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Suffolk, Surry, Sussex, Westmoreland, and York.
The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia has jurisdiction in Chesapeake. Court for the Eastern District is held in Alexandria, Newport News, Norfolk, and Richmond.
Eastern District of Virginia Case Summaries
The cases below were not handled by Ortiz Law Firm, but will give you an idea as to how these cases are considered in the Eastern District of Virginia:
Chesapeake Social Security Disability Lawyers
Nick Ortiz is a Social Security Disability lawyer ready to fight for the benefits you deserve. Although our office is based in Pensacola, Florida, we handle Chesapeake Social Security Disability claims. The Social Security Administration will soon be conducting hearings using the Microsoft Teams platform, so representing claimants nationwide will be easier than ever. Social Security Disability lawyers will not have to travel to a claimant’s local hearing office and can appear at a hearing from anywhere in the country.
Our Social Security Disability lawyers represent Social Security Disability claimants at the following stages:
Our Social Security Disability lawyers do not handle cases at the Appeals Council or Federal Court level, but we may be able to refer you to another Social Security Disability lawyer who does.
Chesapeake, VA SSA Locations and Resources
The Social Security Administration’s website can be used to confirm your non-medical eligibility for Social Security Disability benefits and to complete the online application or appeal process.
Information about the Norfolk Office of Hearing Operations / Office of Disability Adjudication and Review that processes Chesapeake Social Security cases at the hearing level of the claim process.
Schedule a Free Consultation with a Chesapeake Disability Lawyer
Schedule a free consultation and find out more about how a disability lawyer at Ortiz Law Firm can help disability claimants in Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Virginia Beach, and any other cities throughout the state. We offer a free consultation for long term disability claimants whose claims have been wrongfully denied or terminated and for Chesapeake Social Security Disability benefits claims at the initial, reconsideration, or hearing stage.
As for attorney’s fees, we offer a zero-fee guarantee – we only get paid if you get paid, so there is no risk! You do not have to struggle on your own. Call the Ortiz Law Firm at (888) 321-8131 to schedule your free consultation today.