Livonia 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 Livonia 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:

“My attorney Adam Banton and his assistants made sure everything needed before my hearing was on point. I was extremely pleased with the amount of concern and care recieved as their client. From corresponding over the phone to the initial meeting the day of my hearing, Mr. Banton and his team of experts were very professional and genuinely compassionate towards the preparation and needs for my case. Awesome law firm here. I highly recommend and that them from my heart.” -Andrea D., Livonia MI

“I was impressed at how prepared my attorney Erika Riggs was for my hearing! Also, so happy that she took my case on, after I was dropped from an out-of-state company! My attorney was so very nice and informative about the whole process that I felt pretty relaxed talking to the judge! But the best thing about working with Disability Attorneys of Michigan was the fact that I won! Thanks again to all who worked so hard for me I appreciate your service so much! And thanks to the best attorney around! I highly recommend this company!” – Tammy P., Livonia MI

 

 

Livonia is a city in the northwest part of Wayne County in Michigan, United States. With a population of 96,942, Livonia is Michigan’s ninth largest municipality. Livonia is a part of Metro Detroit, and is located approximately 15 miles (24 km) northwest of downtown Detroit, and less than two miles (3 km) from the western city limits of Detroit (Redford Township lies between the two). Livonia is a carefully planned community of residential, industrial, commercial and civic development. The City’s motto proclaims “Families First” in Livonia. Even with its large population, Livonia has successfully maintained its friendly, hometown atmosphere while maintaining a strong emphasis on public safety and public services.

Livonia Legal Resources:

Livonia Chamber of Commerce – The Livonia Chamber of Commerce, founded in 1950, is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that represents more than 930 members, promotes Livonia, and supports its businesses community. The Chamber has provided leadership in and around Livonia with its initiatives to promote careers in the skilled and technical trades, collaboration among political and business leaders across western Wayne County, and engage with ethnic business communities to attract economic development opportunities from foreign companies. Businesses and organizations gain credibility, referrals, and advocacy through its engagement with the Livonia Chamber, which has the largest membership of any single-community chamber in Michigan.

Livonia Police Department – The mission of the Livonia Police Department is to be responsive to the needs of all persons within the city by providing excellence in police service. In partnership with the community, the Livonia Police Department commits to the highest standards of professionalism, integrity and accountability.

City of Livonia Law Department – The mission of the City of Livonia Law Department is to provide excellent legal services to the City of Livonia, which includes the Mayor, City Council, City Commissions, and all City departments. The Law Department prosecutes misdemeanors and civil infractions in 16th District Court; represents the City in civil lawsuits; provides legal opinions; advises the Mayor,  City Council, and all City departments; drafts City Council resolutions, contracts, and ordinances; acquires private property for public use; and, responds to Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”) requests.