As a disability lawyer and social security attorney, the CJ Henry Law Firm believes we should provide updated information to our clients. This will help them better understand the legal process involved in obtaining disability benefits. We want to keep our clients up to date about legal happenings in the field of disability insurance in Florida and other legal matters pertaining to disability.

Please read below for pertinent articles, news and other resources you
may find helpful:

Claimants under 50: Proving you cannot do sedentary work

Posted in Back Pain

Standing, walking, and sitting limitations If you are under the age of 50, you will probably need to convince the Social Security Administration that you cannot perform most sedentary jobs to win ben...

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Questions After a Favorable Decision: Do you have any advice for dealing with the Social Security Administration to make sure I keep my benefits?

Posted in Claims

After you receive approval for disability benefits from the Social Security Administration, or SSA, you may feel a range of emotions including joy and relief. However, you may also be concerned about ...

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Questions After a Favorable Decision: What is a continuing disability review?

Posted in Claims

As an Ocala disability lawyer, I know that successful claimants are sometimes worried about losing their benefits after a continuing disability review. The Social Security Administration, or SSA, perf...

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Questions After a Favorable Decision: Will I have to pay income taxes on my benefits?

Posted in Claims

If you receive monthly Social Security disability benefits, you will need to determine whether they are subject to income taxes. Most of my Ocala disability clients do not have to pay income taxes on ...

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Questions after a Favorable Decision: Medicare Eligibility and Overpayment Problems Medicare eligibility

Posted in Benefits

A common question from claimants after a favorable decision is “When will I be eligible for Medicare?’  Medicare will be available to you after you have received Social Security disability benefi...

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Understanding the Listing of Impairments

Posted in Benefits

Social Security Administration regulations play an important role in determining whether a claimant is disabled.  One group of disability regulations is called the Listing of Impairments (the Listing...

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Requirements for Your Doctor’s Opinion to Be Controlling

Posted in Blog

If three requirements are met, the Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) must give your treating doctor’s opinion controlling weight,which means he will adopt your doctor’s opinion regarding the extent o...

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What is the difference between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI)?

Posted in Blog

The Social Security Administration manages two programs that provide benefits based on disability or blindness:  the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program and the Supplemental Security ...

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Your Denial Letter Will Help Your Florida Disability Attorney Piece Together the Puzzle of Your Case

Posted in Appeal

If your initial application for Florida Social Security disability benefits is denied, your denial letter is a key piece of the puzzle that will assist your Ocala disability lawyer in pursuing your ap...

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Keeping a Symptom Diary to Assist in Obtaining Disability Benefits

Posted in Appeal

As an experienced Florida Social Security disability lawyer, I suggest that you keep at least one symptom diary to assist you in obtaining disability benefits in Florida. What is a symptom diary? A ...

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