Social Security Disability
- 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
- Eastern Time (US & Canada)
- By: The Legal Aid Society
Proskauer Rose LLP
- Pro Bono
Learn how to represent disabled children and adults at administrative hearings before the Social Security Administration. Successful clients receive higher monthly income and are entitled to Medicaid or Medicare benefits to cover the cost of medical treatment. The session will cover Social Security law and practice including how to gather and analyze medical evidence, the examination of parties and witnesses, drafting effective pre-hearing memoranda, and oral argument.
Faculty Chair: Jocelyne Martinez, Esq., Civil Practice
CLE Credit: 2 credits total: 1 hour of professional practice/practice management and 1 hour skills. This program provides transitional credit for newly admitted attorneys.
Part of The Legal Aid Society's 2012-2013 CLE Pro Bono Training Program.
To see a full schedule or find training resources from trainings that have already taken place, please visit The Legal Aid Society's CLE Pro Bono Training Program portal page.
Rosemary Hare-BeyThe Legal Aid Society
- Website: www.legal-aid.org