Lansing Veterans Disability Attorneys
Benefits for Michigan Veterans
Few firms have the dedication and skills necessary to handle claims before the Department of Veterans Affairs. Disability Attorneys of Michigan is a firm with a strong reputation for providing excellent service.
Our Lansing Attorneys are dedicated to representing Veterans in their fight for the federal disability benefits they so rightfully deserve. Whether you have been denied disability, or you believe you deserve a higher rating, Disability Attorneys of Michigan can handle your appeal at any stage of the process.
With Attorneys accredited to handle cases before the Department of Veterans Affairs, Board of Veterans’ Appeals, and the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, you can trust that you will get the highest level of representation possible.
We fight for disabled veterans who had the courage to fight for us!
- Agent Orange
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder “PTSD”
- Traumatic Brain Injury “TBI”
- Disability Compensation for Service Connection
- Non Service Connected Pension Benefits
- Secondary Service Connected Claims
- Dependency and Indemnity Compensation
- Individual Unemployability and more!
When disabled veterans should appeal
- There are several different time limits to filing an appeal with an adverse decision from VA.
- If you received a Rating Decision from the Department of Veterans Affairs…
- You have the option to file a Notice of Disagreement to appeal this decision. A Notice of Disagreement must be filed within 1 year from the date of the mailing of the VA notice to the claimant of the adverse Rating Decision.
- If you received a Statement of the Case…
- You can file a VA Form 9, Appeal to the Board of Veterans’ Appeals. The VA Form 9 must be filed with the VA Regional Office within 60 days of receipt of the Statement of the Case, or within the remainder of the one-year period from the date of mailing of the Rating Decision by the VA Regional Office, whichever period ends later.
- If you received a denial from the Board of Veterans’ Appeals…
If you disagree with the final decision from the Board of Veterans’ Appeals and want to appeal, you must file a Notice of Appeal to the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims within 120 days after the date the Board of Veterans’ Appeals mailed a copy of its final decision. That date which is stamped on the front of the decision.
Read Our Client Testimonials:
“Erika has been absolutely amazing from beginning to end. She always took the time to answer all of my questions and kept me informed of any new aspects as we went through the appeal process. She is also an extremely understanding & compassionate person. Even if I had not won my appeal, I would still give her a glowing recommendation.” -Deanna, Lansing MI
“My family and I couldn’t have been happier with the Disability Attorneys of Michigan. Specifically, Erika went above and beyond to explain everything thoroughly and ensure a successful outcome. Erika’s compassion not only for her work, but for families that she works with is second to none. Erika and DAM are highly recommended.” – Michael, Lansing MI
Lansing is partially located within 3 different counties; Ingham, Eaton and Clinton. Lansing was founded in the early 1800’s and currently boasts an estimated population of 114,297 people with a total area of 36.68 square miles. Lansing has a lot of history, parks and recreation, restaurants, and shopping for people to enjoy.
Ingham County Legal Resources:
Ingham County Bar Association– The Ingham County Bar Association caters to over 600 members, and has been serving the people of Ingham County for over 115 years.
Ingham County Prosecuting Attorney– The prosecuting attorney is responsible for all felonies and misdemeanors charged under state law as well as juvenile delinquency and termination of parental rights for abuse and neglect of children.
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School – WMU’s Cooley Law School could provide an excellent legal resource.