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Don't let your short-term disability insurance benefits slip away. We have a proven track record of success in helping employees recover benefits that have been denied or underpaid. We will fight for your rights and help you secure the short-term disability benefits you deserve. Contact today for a free, no obligation, case review.
Your Short-Term Disability Lawyers
You Have the Right to Your Benefits.
We can help you with ERISA claims, appeals and litigation. Your benefit plan is a promise made to you – our ERISA lawyers use the Employee Retirement Income Security Act to get you what you are owed.
The Martin Law Group has been recognized as a top tier 1 law firm in ERISA litigation in the Birmingham Metro by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers. Senior & Managing Attorney David Martin has also consistently been recognized as a Top Rated Employee Benefits Attorney by Super Lawyers.
ERISA is often used by insurance companies against claimants. Our clients benefit from the knowledge and experience of all of our experienced ERISA attorneys, and we are comfortable in federal court. We jointly analyze every case on a regular basis in “roundtable” discussions.
Our ERISA disability attorneys and long-term disability lawyers are dedicated to providing trusted legal advice and services to ensure that our clients in Alabama, Mississippi, and around the country receive the benefits they deserve.
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I contacted the Martin Law Group, LLC for assistance with insurance claim filings. Throughout the process, Mr. David Martin provided sound advice and prudent suggestions that greatly streamlined the process and led to a favorable outcome...
My experience with David Martin and The Martin Law Group has been outstanding. This firm is extremely well-run, and professional. They go the extra mile for their clients.
We contacted The Martin Law Group and were connected with Clay Williams for our case that involved a long-term disability claim. Mr. Williams knew his stuff! He kept us informed every step of the way. Ours was not a big case, but he gave us his time and attention just as if we had a multi-million dollar case. He helped us reach a satisfactory resolution in just a few months. We would recommend the Martin Law Group and Clay Williams without hesitation.
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Struggling to Obtain the Short-Term Disability Insurance Benefits You Deserve?
Welcome to The Martin Law Group, your trusted partner in securing the benefits you've rightfully earned. Navigating the complexities of disability or illness can be overwhelming, but you don't have to face it alone. With over 30 years of experience, our dedicated team of attorneys specializes in short-term disability, long-term disability, life insurance, pension, retirement, and ERISA case benefits.
Our mission is simple: to ensure you receive the maximum benefits you deserve while you focus on your well-being. We understand the legal intricacies and the tactics used by insurance companies and benefits administrators to deny or limit your benefits. From filing appeals, and pursuing lawsuits, to negotiating settlements, we're with you every step of the way.
Our Short-Term Disability Lawyers provide top-quality legal representation for clients facing benefit denials or needing claims assistance. Whether you need help filing a claim, appealing a denial, or pursuing a lawsuit, our skilled attorneys have the expertise to navigate the complex process and fight diligently on your behalf.
Denied a short-term disability claim? We can help you appeal the decision and build a compelling case. We'll meticulously review your claim, gather evidence, and obtain medical records to bolster your chances of success. Our relentless litigation ensures we aim for the best possible settlement outcome.
At The Martin Law Group, we prioritize your needs and goals, offering personalized attention and guidance throughout the entire legal process. Your concerns matter, and we take the time to address them.
Don't wait to secure the financial stability you deserve. Schedule a free consultation with an attorney today, and let us fight for your rights. With our experience and dedication, you can trust that you're in good hands with The Martin Law Group. Contact us now to learn more about how we can assist you in obtaining the short-term disability benefits you rightfully deserve. Let us help you navigate this challenging journey and secure the benefits that are rightfully yours.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Why should I hire a lawyer if my short-term disability benefits have been denied?
A: Hiring a lawyer can greatly improve your chances of successfully appealing the denial and obtaining the short-term disability benefits you deserve. They have expertise in disability law and can guide you through the complex appeals process.
Q: How do I know if I have a valid case for appealing my short-term disability benefit denial?
A: An experienced lawyer can assess the details of your situation during a consultation. They will review your denial letter, medical records, and other relevant documents to determine the strength of your case and advise you accordingly.
Q: What can a lawyer do to help me with my short-term disability benefit appeal?
A: A lawyer can gather necessary evidence, prepare a strong appeal, negotiate with the insurance company, and represent you in administrative hearings or court if necessary. They will advocate for your rights and work towards securing the benefits you deserve.
Q: How much does it cost to hire a lawyer for a short-term disability benefit denial case?
A: Our initial consultation is an evaluation of your case and it is free. We will explain whether you have a case with which we can assist, and the arrangement for the fee and case expenses. No charge until we have an agreement with you.
Q: What if I cannot afford to hire a lawyer for my short-term disability benefit denial case?
A: Some lawyers offer free initial consultations to assess your case. Additionally, legal aid organizations, pro bono services, or disability advocacy groups may be able to provide assistance or refer you to affordable legal resources.
Q: How long does the short-term disability benefit appeal process take?
A: The duration of the appeal process can vary depending on factors such as the complexity of your case, the backlog of appeals, and the specific procedures of your insurance policy. An experienced lawyer can provide a better estimate based on the specifics of your situation.
Q: Can I handle the short-term disability benefit appeal on my own without a lawyer?
A: While it is possible to handle the appeal process independently, having a lawyer by your side can significantly improve your chances of success. They understand disability law intricacies, can navigate the process efficiently, and advocate for your rights effectively.
Q: What if my short-term disability benefits are still denied after the appeal?
A: If your benefits are still denied after the appeal, your lawyer can discuss further legal options with you, such as filing a lawsuit against the insurance company. They will guide you through the next steps based on the specific circumstances of your case.
Q: Can a lawyer help me if my short-term disability benefits were denied by my employer, not an insurance company?
A: Yes, a lawyer can assist you if your employer denied your short-term disability benefits. They will review your employment contract, relevant policies, and applicable laws to determine the best course of action and advocate for your rights.
Q: How can I find a reliable lawyer for my short-term disability benefit denial case?
A: You can start by asking for recommendations from friends, family, or other trusted sources. Online legal directories and state bar association websites are also helpful resources to find qualified lawyers specializing in disability law. When selecting a lawyer, consider their experience, track record, and client reviews to make an informed decision.
Have questions? We'd love to help! We chose this area of the law because we enjoy helping employees receive the benefits they paid for and worked so hard for. You don't have to fight the insurance companies on your own. We're here to help. Call for a free consultation today.