There are many myths and misconceptions about Social Security Disability. We have compiled some of the most commonly heard misinformation. “I need to be disabled for a year before I can apply for Social Security Disability benefits.” You should apply for Social Security Disability benefits as soon as possible. The confusion stems from the SSA’s… Read more »
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We understand that filing for Social Security Disability and Supplemental Security Income benefits can be a complicated and frustrating process. Having a team of experienced professionals on your side greatly increases your chances of receiving benefits. Our attorneys and staff have more than 10 years experience practicing Social Security disability law in Austin, San Antonio, Waco, and the surrounding areas. We focus exclusively on Social Security disability claims and our expertise comes through in the attention and dedication that we bring to every case we handle. You need someone to fight for the benefits you deserve.
At Cooke & Vu, we assist our clients from the beginning of the application through all levels of the administrative process. If you don’t know where to start or you have already received a denial, we can help you. Our clients have a dedicated case manager in our office and always have access to an attorney for their legal questions. If you must attend a hearing, one of our experienced attorneys will be there to represent you. Remember, our firm practices only social security disability law and our goal is to fight for your financial freedom and the medical benefits you need.
Who We Serve
We help people with disabilities obtain their Social Security disability benefits and gain access to the medical care they need. We help people with physical and/or mental problems who find themselves unable to work, or only able to work part-time. In the case for children, we help those who are experiencing difficulties at home or at school. By helping people obtain their Social Security disability benefits, our clients are better able to focus on their health and get on the road to recovery, both medically and financially.
Changing lives every day
“Thank you for always being honest, quickly returning phone calls and listening. You always kept me informed of the progress of my case. My husband and I are extremely grateful for your hard work and perseverance.”
– Annette, approved at the Application level
Children under 18 years of age can qualify for disability benefits through the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program. In order to qualify for Social Security Income, children must be disabled and have little to no income or resources. The family’s income, resources, and other personal information will also be considered in determining whether children qualify… Read more »
The Compassionate Allowance Initiative (CAL) was implemented to help severely disabled individuals avoid the lengthy and frustrating process of application and appeals that can drag on for months or years. Compassionate Allowance enables Social Security to target the most obvious disabilities for quick approval for Social Security Disability (SSDI) and/or Supplemental Security Income (SSI). The Compassionate… Read more »