Even when employees and the businesses they work for set aside funds to pay for long-term disability (LTD) coverage, collecting the benefits might be complicated. These plans are governed by the federal Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). This act offers protections that covered individuals might not be aware of. At David E. Friedes & Associates in Toledo, As an attorney with decades of experience in the field of disability benefits, if you have questions or believe you have been wrongfully denied coverage, I’ll analyze the terms of your long-term disability policy in detail and press for proper treatment. Throughout the Toledo area and in other locations, my firm strives to achieve prompt, favorable resolutions when clients are unable to work for an extended period of time.
Over decades handling Social Security Disability claims and other benefits matters in Ohio, Michigan and New York, I have helped numerous people obtain the disability payments they have earned through hard work. My firm can advise you on various subjects related to long-term claims, such as:
Working with an experienced benefits lawyer can maximize the likelihood that you will secure the compensation that you’ve earned while you are unable to work due to a medical condition. I have a detailed understanding of ERISA law and can help you use the system to your advantage.
David E. Friedes & Associates advises individuals and families regarding various long-term disability matters as well as benefits issues associated with the School Employees Retirement System (SERS) and the Public Employees Retirement System. To schedule an appointment, please call 419-842-9902 or contact me online. My office is in Toledo.