Royal Oak 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 Royal Oak 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 received 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., Royal Oak 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., Royal Oak MI

 

 

Royal Oak is a city in Oakland County of Michigan, United States. Conveniently located near several major thoroughfares, Royal Oak’s location is prime. This is evident in the steady rise of property values throughout the city. Royal Oak has maintained the appeal of a small town, while affording many of the amenities of a large metropolis. Because of its respect for diversity, the city’s composition is truly eclectic. The population represents a diverse mix of individuals, age groups, incomes, and myriad of residential home styles. Combined efforts of a proactive city government and Downtown Development Authority over the past several years have brought about a metamorphosis of the city’s central business district. Downtown improvements have included changes to the landscape that encourage socialization.

Royal Oak Legal Resources:

44th District Court – The Legislature in Lansing established District Courts in Michigan about 28 years ago to help relieve the overcrowded State Circuit Courts. There are about 100 District Courts in the State of Michigan. The District Court has exclusive jurisdiction in all civil litigation up to $25,000, small claims, garnishment proceedings, evictions, and land contract and mortgage foreclosures. In the criminal area, District Courts handle all arraignments, most misdemeanor cases, the setting and acceptance of bail, bench and jury trials, sentencings, and preliminary examinations in felony case. The District Court handles all traffic cases including parking , informal and formal hearings, and trials.

Royal Oak Police Department – The mission of the Royal Oak Police Department is to keep Royal Oak safe. The Police Department is committed to building Michigan’s premier police agency that is a recognized leader for efficiency, effectiveness, innovation, and public safety.

Royal Oak Public Library – The mission of the Royal Oak Public Library is to be an informational, intellectual, cultural and recreational resource for all people; to inspire the spirit, educate the mind, and be a center of community pride. The Royal Oak Public Library is thereby a limited public forum. The Royal Oak Public Library Board has authority to establish and enforce reasonable regulations for the benefit of patrons of the library, in keeping with its mission. In observance of its mission and to make library property and services available to everyone on a safe and equitable basis, to ensure the ability of staff members to conduct library business and to safeguard library property against misuse or abuse, the following rules for behavior in and around the library facility are established by the Royal Oak Public Library Board of Trustees.