Why You Need to Obtain a Vocational Evaluation in Your Divorce Case

The world of divorce law is an incredibly challenging area. That is because you are dealing with intense emotions, lost hopes, children seeing their parents fight, and often complicated finances.   There are many divorce cases...

Do you have a client in your family law practice who is underemployed, unemployed, or disabled? Do you have a client in your personal injury practice who has suffered a permanent injury that has impacted his or...

How Does the Social Security Disability Assessment Process Work?

There is a lot of uncertainty with regard to government services these days. If you keep your eye on the news, you may see that our faith in institutions is starting to break down. And...

President Theodore Roosevelt once said, “Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.” That sentiment is as true today as it was...

The “Credibly Established Limitations” Standard for Vocational Experts at SSDI Hearings

The title “vocational expert” may not immediately convey precisely what a person with that title does for a living. You know that it has something to do with jobs, or “vocations,” and the person must...

Attorneys who practice personal injury law, family law, employment law, disability law, or any number of practice areas in which you need to prove and quantify your client’s quality of life and/or employability, then you...

What Does a Life Care Planner Do for a Person With a Traumatic Brain Injury?

If you are an attorney who has a client with a traumatic brain injury, then you should engage the services of a life care planner. Why? Because you will need expert testimony to prove precisely what...

Sometimes the best and easiest way to learn about something is to experience it yourself. You cannot learn to drive by watching a car race, and you cannot learn to draw by going to an...

You Need a Vocational Specialist for Both Spouses In a Divorce, Here’s Why

As a practicing family lawyer, you know that among the many things that need to be sorted out in a divorce, a major piece is spousal maintenance and child support. The number that you arrive...

You may not be very familiar with the concept of a vocational expert. However, a vocational expert is vital to any serious personal injury or disability case.   As you may expect, when someone suffers a severe injury in...