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We Specialize in Social Security Claims in Chicago

Whether you’re applying for Social Security disability or you are looking for other similar benefits, you need attorneys on your side who can help you fight for what’s rightfully yours. We can help with all aspects of your case, including survivor claims, long-term disability, judicial and appellate review, retirement claims, ERISA claims, and Social Security same-sex spousal benefits. Our lawyers are fully trained and experienced in handling all of these matters so you can count on the assistance you need to succeed in your case.

Don’t Try It Alone

Facing a federal court for your Social Security case can be intimidating. Whether you have disabled adult children, you are disabled yourself, or you’re looking for a children’s SSI lawyer for younger dependents, our attorneys are ready to help. We can help you take any civil actions that may be necessary, as well as navigate through the complex aspects of Social Security cases and ensure you can get the help you need to move forward with your case in Chicago. We understand the need for representation and we work hard to make sure you have the proper documentation and fill out all the paperwork on time.

We Can Help If You’ve Been Denied

Many people are denied their Social Security claims the first time due to a number of factors, including improper documentation and missed deadlines. Our lawyers in Chicago are ready to help you with your judicial review so you can fight for the compensation you deserve. Our attorneys are experienced in handling secondary cases so you can get the money to which you are entitled.
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Our locally owned law firm in Chicago has been in practice for more than 30 years, skillfully representing thousands of clients in Social Security and SSI disability adjudications.

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Whether you need help with an initial application or in appealing a claim in court, you'll get dedicated and zealous professional representation.

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We have successfully represented thousands of clients at agency hearings and in the federal courts. See our Testimonials page to read what our clients are saying.

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Client Testimonials

Social Security Benefits Testimonial

"I came to Spector & Lenz to have them help get my Social Security money. Their personnel and staff were very knowledgeable and kind through the process. I would recommend them to anyone trying to get their Social Security benefits. Ted Horowitz was extremely knowledgeable and helpful in getting my SSI benefits."

~ Keith Fox

Disability Benefits Testimonial

"I came to Spector & Lenz with my twelve year old son to get him disability benefits. Deborah was a sweetheart with a good spirit and Joseph was very passionate. The experience was fast and easy-going. It was a hard case, but they made it easy. They never judged me or the situation. I would refer anybody to them. They are the best."

~ Diane Clark

SSI Disability Testimonial

"Spector & Lenz is great and Deborah really helped me a lot. I was disabled, struggling and my medical bills were overwhelming. That is when I went to go see . She helped me with my disability case and helped me get Medicaid and monthly payments. That helped out a lot!"

~ Alex Machugin