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DISCLAIMER – WARNING

This web site does not provide individual legal advice, no one should rely on this web site to make legal decisions without first consulting a lawyer. This web site is just a general overview of very broad topics of the law. It does not take into account any particular facts or circumstances that may be important in your case. This web site is not guaranteed to be accurate or up to date due the constant chances in the law. This web site is only a listing of the various services provided by this particular lawyer and law practice. To gain more information please contact me or another lawyer concerning your situation before proceeding.

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Social Security FAQ

Social Security Disability SSDI and SSI

Frequently Asked Questions

The following questions and answers are general questions that you may have about the Rollins Law Office and any of our practices, procedures, or policies specifically concerning Social Security only. Please contact us for more details involving any questions you may have. All answers are not legal advice. Please review our Disclaimer for more information.

Is my initial meeting for Social Security with the Rollins Law Office free?

Always. Our Social Security consultations are always fee for any length of time. Please contact us for more information.

Where does the Rollins Law Office take Social Security cases?

We handle Social Security cases in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia, and Florida.

Are Social Security cases always contingency fee?

Yes. They are always contingent on us winning for you. Our fee agreement is pursuant to a federal statute and regulation that determines that attorneys receive 25% of the back pay, if any, up to a maximum of $6,000.00.

What is a contingency fee?

A contingency fee is where the client pays nothing up front. The attorney only takes a fee when the client wins and is awarded their back pay by the Social Security Administration. If the claim is unsuccessful, we do not take a fee of any kind.

Do you help with the initial application?

Yes. In fact, we prefer to do the application for you so that we can ensure that everything is correct and to give you as great an advantage as possible.

What documents do I need to bring to my initial meeting?

Everything you can! Please bring any medical records, any denial letters, your initial application, and any other relevant document. If there is any question about whether you should bring it, bring it! Also you can ask us what to bring specifically when you make your initial appointment by Contacting Us.

How long does my Social Security case take before a final decision?

Although every case is different, it is typically for your case to be resolved after two denials at a hearing in front of an Administrative Law Judge. The first denial typically happens quickly after three to six months. The second denial can take anywhere from a few weeks to several months. It can then take three to twelve months to have your hearing before an Administrative Law Judge. At any point during any part of the process you have a chance to be approved depending on your particular situation. There are two other appellate levels of review that we can discuss at your initial meeting with us.

What forms of payment do you accept for Social Security cases?

If we win, the Federal Government pays us directly, you won’t have to worry about paying us at all.

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Personal Injury FAQ

Personal Injury and Wrongful Death

Frequently Asked Questions

The following questions and answers are general questions that you may have about the Rollins Law Office and any of our practices, procedures, or policies. Please contact us for more details involving any questions you may have. All answers are not legal advice. Please review our Disclaimer for more information.

What is a Personal Injury?

A personal Injury is when you are injured, either physically, mentally, or economically, as the result of someone else’s action, conduct, or negligence. Personal Injuries typically arise from car crashes, accidents, or collisions, slip and falls, 0r other accidents.

Is my Personal Injury or Wrongful Death initial meeting with the Rollins Law Office free?

Always. Our Personal Injury and Wrongful Death consultations are always fee for any length of time. Please contact us for more information.

Are Personal Injury and Wrongful Death cases always contingency fee?

Yes. They are always contingent on us winning for you.

What is a contingency fee?

A contingency fee is where the client pays nothing up front. The attorney only takes a fee when the client wins, settles, or otherwise receives compensation.

What Percentage is your Contingency Fee Typically?

Personal Injury and Wrongful death contingency fee percentages range from 20% to 40% depending on the type of your case and the particular circumstances surrounding your case.

How long does my Personal Injury case last?

Although every case is different, it is typically for your case to be resolved a few months to a year following your release from treatment by your doctors. Statistically, most cases settle out of court without a trial; however, given the right circumstances, trying your case may be to your significant advantage.

Where is the Rollins Law Office located?

We are located in Morgantown, West Virginia at the Monongahela Building next to the Monongalia County Courthouse on High Street.  For more contact informationFor a map providing directions to our office from your current location. Depending on your circumstances, we will meet you anywhere, anytime to discuss your case.

What forms of payment do you accept for Personal Injury or Wrongful Death cases?

Of course in contingency fee cases, there are no upfront fees.

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F.A.Q. Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions about particular areas of the law:

Personal Injury FAQ

Social Security FAQ

General Frequently Asked Questions

The following questions and answers are general questions that you may have about the Rollins Law Office and any of our practices, procedures, or policies. Please contact us for more details involving any questions you may have. All answers are not legal advice.

Is my initial meeting with the Rollins Law Office free?

Typically. We typically give at least a 30 minute initial consultation without any charge. But, it depends on the type of case and also on your particular circumstances in your case.  For example, Personal Injury and social security consultations are always free regardless of length. Please contact us for more information.

What type of cases are typically contingency fee?

Personal Injury and Social Security area always contingency fee.

Immigration is always a flat fee.

What is a contingency fee?

A contingency fee is where the client pays nothing up front. The attorney only takes a fee when the client wins, settles, or otherwise receives compensation.

What forms of payment do you accept?

Of course in contingency fee cases, there are no upfront fees. In retained, hourly, flat fee, or other cases, we accept cash, check, Visa, Mastercard, and Discover. At our discretion we may also take payment plans, real estate, personal property or anything else of value depending on the situation.

Do you take any cases for free (Pro Bono)?

Yes, we volunteer hundreds of hours a year to helping people that would otherwise not be able to obtain a lawyer. Our pro bono practice is dependent on our free time but if your particular situation is compelling, contact us to discuss it in more detail.

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