Leigh Dickey holds a law degree
from the University of Virginia and an undergraduate degree from the University
of Chicago. Between 1998 and 2012, she worked as a legal aid lawyer in
Virginia, Oregon, and Alaska. She assisted low-income clients with a variety of
problems, including problems with Medicaid and other public benefits.
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Articles By Elizabeth Dickey
After an initial denial, disability applicants have several step of appeals available. Here's an introduction to the process.
If you collected SSDI benefits previously, but began working, you may be able to "restart" your monthly benefits much more quickly by filing for expedited reinstatement.