Veterans and their families have made great sacrifices to our nation. Many of them are injured physically and mentally as a result of their honorable service. Veterans quickly discover the legal complexities of the veterans’ disability claims process. The laws that govern benefit compensation can be difficult to understand. The lengthy administrative process is confusing and bureaucratic.
The experienced attorneys of the Mike Kelly Law Group bring many benefits to the veterans disability claims process.
A recent legal amendment allows veterans to retain legal counsel much earlier than previously permitted. Securing an experienced attorney can help you expedite the claims process.
The Mike Kelly Law Group considers it an honor to help defend veterans' rights and treat veterans with the highest respect. Experienced attorneys at our offices in Columbia, Myrtle Beach, and Winnsboro welcome the opportunity to provide legal counsel to veterans struggling to navigate the complex process of collecting disability claims and will devote ourselves to helping you attain the benefits to which you are entitled.
Veterans who can prove they were injured during military service can be eligible for compensation and pensions. The two are different, each with specific eligibility requirements. An attorney experienced in veterans' disability matters can help you through the process.
Compensation is by far the most common claim and is not based on financial need. A successful disability compensation claim must prove three things:
Pension eligibility is need based and can depend on the veteran's current financial situation. To qualify for a pension, veterans must prove three things:
Veterans often discover that it can be difficult to prove the correlation between current disability and the damages incurred during military service. The Mike Kelly Law Group will help you secure the resources necessary to prove that connection.
Find out exactly what your rights are by contacting The Mike Kelly Law Group for a confidential, no-cost consultation by calling the toll free number listed for any of our offices or by completing our contact form.