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Veterans Disability

What is Veterans Disability?

The Veterans Disability program, administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), aims to provide crucial financial support to military veterans facing disabilities or illnesses resulting from their service. These tax-free benefits play a vital role in assisting veterans and their families. However, the application process for Veterans Disability benefits is a complex and time-consuming process, often lasting months or even years, with a high rate of initial denials.

If your initial application for Veterans Disability is denied, you have a right to appeal the decision. The appeals process for Veterans Disability claims is both intricate and extensive. This is where the Law Office of Shivam Patel comes in. Our New York based law firm specializes in the appeals process, providing comprehensive assistance throughout, offering support and guidance to ensure a thorough and effective appeal on behalf of our clients.

We are dedicated to guiding veterans through the intricate steps of appealing a denial, from collecting essential medical evidence to navigating complex appeals procedures. Leveraging extensive experience and a profound understanding of the nuances within the VA system, trust us to passionately advocate for your rights and diligently work towards securing the benefits you rightfully deserve. Contact us today to initiate the process of appealing your denied Veterans Disability claim.


Here are some key reasons why having an attorney can be beneficial:

  1. Legal Expertise: An experienced attorney can help you navigate the complex Veterans Disability application process. They can help you gather the necessary medical evidence to support your claim, complete the application forms accurately, and navigate any appeals that may be necessary.
  2. Increased Chances of Approval: Many claims for Veterans Disability benefits are denied. However, an attorney can help increase your chances of approval by ensuring that your application is complete and meets all the necessary requirements.
  3. Faster Approval: An attorney can help expedite the approval process by ensuring that your application is complete and accurate from the start. This can help you avoid unnecessary delays and reduce the stress and anxiety associated with waiting for a decision.
  4. No Upfront Costs: Most Veterans Disability attorneys work on a contingency fee basis, which means that you do not pay any upfront costs. Instead, they are paid a percentage of your back pay if your claim is approved.
  5. Expertise in the VA System: An experienced attorney will have a deep understanding of the VA system, including the rules and regulations that govern Veteran’s Disability claims. This expertise can be invaluable when it comes to navigating the application process and advocating for your rights as a veteran.

Receiving a denial for your disability claim doesn’t signify the end of your potential to obtain VA disability benefits. By adopting the correct strategy during an appeal, there’s a chance to overturn the denial. If you’re prepared to persist in challenging a denied claim, the assistance of a veterans’ disability appeals lawyer could be invaluable. Whether you are located in NYC, the surrounding NY area, a neighboring state, or anywhere across the nation, we are here to assist you. For a free confidential evaluation and to gather more information, contact us today.

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