November 30, 2020:
Fully Favorable Decision following hearing in claim for Social Security Disability benefits for younger individual with mental health problems, complicated with long history of substance abuse. The claimant had recovered and returned to work; the judge approved a closed end period of disability. The claim had been denied twice previously.
November 30, 2020:
Fully Favorable Decision following hearing in claim for Social Security Disability benefits for younger individual with problems related to the upper extremity, necessitating multiple surgeries. The case was complicated by the limiting impairments to only one upper extremity and the claimants ongoing non-work activities.
November 2, 2020:
Award issues following successful mediated settlement of Workers Compensation claim, complicated by application of Kirchner Supreme Court cases due to multiple injuries, all resulting increased loss of earning capacity. Initial injury had resulted in a trial with a successful result, and favorable Findings and Order.
Mediated settlement of workers compensation claim for hip replacement due to heavy work activities, with payment of the sum of $85,000.00 together with payment of all medical expenses. The case was complicated by a confusing medical record and an early diagnosis of a spinal injury versus a hip injury.
Mediated settlement of workers compensation claim following two trials establishing liability for the original spinal injury and liability for consequential mental health diagnosis and need for treatment. Settlement sum of $180,000.00 together with payment of all medical and psychological care claims related to the work injury to date and continuing.
March 24, 2020:
Fully favorable Findings and Order in Workers Compensation claim following a hearing on whether mental health care was necessary and related to work injury occurring some years ago.
January 24, 2020:
Fully Favorable Decision in claim for Social Security Disability benefits following an earlier unsuccessful claim that was appealed (by prior counsel) to the United States District Court that went all the way back to 2015.
January 9, 2020:
Fully Favorable Decision in claim for benefits involving both mental health and physical impairments, for a younger individual.
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St. Paul, MN 55076
5754 Blackshire Path, South Saint Paul, Minnesota 55076, United States
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