How an Ohio Early Retirement Lawyer Can Help You

Posted Date: February 9, 2017 | Categories: Social Security Disability, State Employee Disability (STRS, OPERS, PERS, OP&F)

How Can I Retire Early in Ohio? Unless you launch the next Facebook or hit the lottery, you have two basic options for early retirement in Ohio. The first, disability, is unwelcome but, sadly, too common. The other, planning and investment, is primarily available to individuals who have some form of employer-funded pension plan. Anymore, […]


Do I Need an Attorney to Apply for STRS Disability?

Posted Date: December 24, 2016 |

You can benefit from consulting and collaborating with a Columbus Ohio employment attorney while filing for disability through the State Teachers Retirement System (STRS). You do not need a lawyer, but having a legal expert and advocate in you corner can help you successfully navigate a difficult, frustrating system. Here are four reasons to consider […]


Can My Disabled Child Receive Benefits as an Adult?

Posted Date: December 20, 2016 |

Aging out of programs that provide assistance and financial support to disabled children can create many problems. Fortunately, preplanning can ensure that a child living in Ohio continues receiving disability benefits through Social Security once he or she turns 18. The rules and conditions for keeping an adult child eligible for Social Security Disability Insurance […]


Filing a Premises Liability Lawsuit

Posted Date: December 16, 2016 |

Unlike many legal terms, most people can infer the meaning of “premises liability” from the usual definitions of its components. The owner or legal resident of a property has responsibility for protecting visitors to their property. This applies to homeowners, renters, and businesses. A common example of a premises liability case — a classic slip […]


Common Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

Posted Date: November 9, 2016 |

Too many elderly and disabled residents of nursing homes fall victim to abuse. Research has put the percentage of abused nursing home residents at higher than one in three, and rates of neglect due to under staffing, inadequate training, and insufficient supervision are widely acknowledged to be even higher. Making this unacceptable reality doubly tragic […]


How a Car Accident Attorney Can Help You

Posted Date: October 17, 2016 |

Consulting with a Columbus, Ohio, car accident attorney following a crash that inflicts injuries and significant vehicle damage always makes sense. Five reasons why follow. If you already know you want to speak with a personal injury lawyer who has helped many victims of car and truck crashes, click here or call the Jones Law […]


Steps in the Debt Collection Process

Posted Date: October 6, 2016 |

Delinquent accounts threaten the survival of organizations ranging from the smallest entrepreneur to the largest public utility. When customers and borrowers will not pay for products, services, loans or property, the individuals and companies they owe have an obligation to collect outstanding debts so they can remain in operation and continue serving other people. Jones […]


Am I Qualified for OPERS Disability Benefits?

Posted Date: September 26, 2016 | Categories: State Employee Disability (STRS, OPERS, PERS, OP&F)

The Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS) disability program exists to provide basic financial support to state and local government employees who become too injured or too sick to continue working at their public sector job before they reach the standard early retirement age of 62. Qualifying for OPERS disability requires having primary coverage through […]


Preparing to Have Your First Social Security Disability Hearing

Posted Date: September 20, 2016 | Categories: Social Security Disability

Approach your first hearing on qualifying to receive Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits with a healthy mix of relief and trepidation. On the one hand, you know you meet basic eligibility standards because you cleared the initial bureaucratic paperwork hurdle and not had your SSDI application rejected automatically on technical grounds. On the other […]


When Is It in Your Best Interest to Hire a Professional License Defense Lawyer?

Posted Date: September 7, 2016 | Categories: Individuals

You will always benefit from hiring a knowledgeable and dedicated professional license defense lawyer when you face the possibility of losing your credentials to pursue your career. Services that your legal representative and advisor can provide in such a situation include   Explaining what you are being accused of and the potential consequences Interpreting licensing […]

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