Board Certified-Social Security Disability Law
National Board of Social Security Disability Advocacy
Board Certified-Personal Injury Trial Law
Texas Board of Legal Specialization
Insurance Denial & Disability Appeal Attorneys
ERISA Disability · Long Term Disability Insurance · Social Security Disability Appeal · SSI · Veterans' Benefits · Bad Faith Insurance
The attorneys at Whitehead & Associates represent individuals faced with unfair denials of disability benefits and bad faith insurance disputes. We are intimately familiar with each practice area's specific disability laws, and are able to attend to all details of any dispute of insurance denial, disability appeal, or ensuing litigation.
We handle cases nationally.
If you have been unjustly denied benefits under a private policy of long term disability insurance, or your benefits have been terminated without proper cause, we will represent you to get the compensation you are due. Marc Whitehead & Associates represents clients nationwide in appealing private disability claims. More
When an employer has paid a portion of the insurance premium, federal ERISA laws govern the long-term disability claim process. There is a major difference between claims governed under ERISA law than those which fall under state insurance law. The law office of Marc Whitehead & Associates is familiar with ERISA preempted claims and assists clients in all 50 states with ERISA disability appeals for claims which are denied or underpaid. More
Whitehead & Associates will assist you, whether you are a policyholder or beneficiary, in legal matters involving denied or delayed life insurance claims. Our firm is experienced in life insurance law, and will represent you aggressively in negotiations with your life insurance company and, when necessary, through litigation to prove your claim. More
When your insurance company deliberately refuses to pay, underpays, or delays payment on a legitimate claim, they are practicing bad faith. These claims are governed under state insurance regulations and are generally controlled by applicable state contract and bad faith law. Our firm practices under a complete and thorough knowledge of these laws and will effectively pursue bad faith denials of insurance benefits. More
If you have paid Social Security taxes and you suffer from an illness or injury that prevents you from working for at least one year, you may be eligible for benefits under a Social Security disability claim. If you have received an unfair Social Security Disability denial or delay of benefits after an initial claim, our firm will assist you in every aspect of the disability appeal process. More
The Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program is a federal welfare program for the disabled. If you are unable to work and meet other specific criteria, you may be eligible for benefits under a SSI claim. We will help you determine your eligibility and will prepare and file all required documentation to support your claim, as well as represent you throughout a disability appeal process. More
Accredited Veterans Claim Attorney Marc Whitehead has a personal understanding of the need for helping Veterans with the legal aspects of disability concerns. Our firm represents Veterans at all levels within the VA disability system including claims before the VA Regional Office, the Board of Veterans' Appeals and the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. More
Please view our disability cases for an understanding of how we help our clients.