Houston Social Security Disability Attorney

We represent individuals seeking Social Security Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. We can assist with initial applications or with claims that have previously been denied.

A local, trusted, experienced SSD and SSI lawyer Serving Houston, Texas and Surrounding Areas

We’re Local and Responsive

We guide clients throughout every step of the appeals process, including reconsideration, Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) hearings, the Appeals Council and federal appeals.
Our Houston Social Security Disability lawyer represents children and adults with a broad range of disabilities, including both physical and mental conditions. We are focused on providing personalized legal service and counsel tailored to their unique needs.

Handling Social Security Cases Since 1991

Attorney Dopkin has been focused on SSD and SSI claims since 1991. During this time, he has handled more than 5,000 cases.
He understands the challenges clients face, the steps, and evidence necessary to obtain SSD and SSI benefits, and the concerns of his clients, such as:
  • Should I work while receiving SSD or SSI benefits?
  • What if I cannot afford a doctor during the appeals process?
  • How can I collect benefits for chronic fatigue or other hard-to-measure symptoms?

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Why neuropsychological testing can help your SSD claim

When you suffer from any kind of condition that affects your mental health, it isn't uncommon to struggle with your executive functions. You may find it very difficult to maintain your focus on the tasks in front of you, organize yourself, learn new things or adapt to...

When does a cancer diagnosis qualify you for SSDI benefits?

A cancer diagnosis used to be a death sentence. In recent decades, the treatment options available have expanded and improved dramatically. Cancers that once claimed the lives of a majority of sufferers, like childhood leukemia, now have surprisingly high survival...

At the law office of David Dopkin, Attorney at Law, we are always available to help people evaluate their claims over the phone, in the office or through the mail if their disability prohibits them from traveling to our office. Contact our Texas office at 281-407-8026.