Experienced & Compassionate Social Security Disability Attorneys

Our professional attorneys at Balin Law specialize in Social Security Disability (SSD), Supplemental Security Income (SSI), and Long Term Disability (LTD) claims. We have many locations throughout Northeast Ohio, and also an office in Toledo.

testimonial-balin-law-1Larry came to Balin Law after trying to file for Social Security Disability Benefits on his own. I felt like I was getting nowhere, Larry said. As you can imagine, he was frustrated with the whole process of trying to file on his own and unfortunately was denied four times before hiring Balin Law.

Larry worked with attorney Chad Delesk.…

Our Disability Attorneys

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Paulette F. Balin


Law School: Washington University in St. Louis

Year Admitted:  1978 (Ohio); 1980 (Florida)

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Matthew Shupe


Law School: Case Western Reserve University


Year Admitted: 2012

Chad Delesk


Law School: University of Akron


Year Admitted: 2005


Mira Chopra


Law School: Temple University


Year Admitted: 1992

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Social Security Disability Eligibility

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Social Security Disability Eligibility Many people wonder if they are eligible for Social Security disability benefits. For one to qualify for disability benefits, one must have a working history in jobs that Social Security covers....

How Does A Disability Lawyer Get Paid?

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How Does A Disability Lawyer Get Paid? Many people wonder how a Social Security disability lawyer gets paid. Many claimants go to the Social Security Administration’s website and apply for disability benefits themselves. Unfortunately, many...


  • Vicky was an able and capable person until she was suddenly struck in a horrible car accident that left her disabled. Vicky felt lucky to be alive but devastated as the car accident seriously limited her ability to work and function. Read Vicky's experience hiring Balin Law.

    Vicky T., Balin Law Client

  • Wanglee's six-year-old son suffers from sensory dysfunction and a speech-language expressive disorder. Wanglee hired Social Security disability lawyers, Balin Law, to fight for her son in court. Balin Law took the case to Federal Court. Read more...

    Wanglee V., Balin Law Client

  • Michael suffered from congestive heart failure, obesity and sleep apnea. Michael was unable to work like he once could so he called Balin Law, an experienced Social Security disability law firm in Ohio. Read Michael's story.

    Michael Y., Balin Law Client

  • Gilbert was a construction worker for most of his life. In his last year of working, doctors found he'd ruptured vertebrae and had bulging discs leaving him unable to work like he once could. Read Gilbert's experience filing for Social Security disability benefits.

    Gilbert I., Balin Law Client

*Each and every one of our clients has specific factual and legal circumstances.  The above statements are testimonials of gratitude from former clients that are not intended to create an expectation of success for prospective clients.

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