Port Arthur TX Social Security Attorneys | Port Arthur, TX Social Security Lawyers | Jefferson County, Texas Social Security SSI/SSDI Law Firms

Are you disabled and unable to work in or around the Port Arthur, Texas area? Are you thinking about applying for Social Security benefits? Or has your SSI or SSDI application already been denied? If so, then you may need to speak with an experienced Port Arthur Social Security attorney.

Contact a Port Arthur Social Security lawyer by filling out the questionnaire on the left.

Port Arthur is a city that has also taken pride in hard work from the Atakapa Indians who would farm and fish in the surrounding areas to the roughnecks who worked on oil wells in 1900’s to the thousands of Port Arthur workers who work in the petroleum, construction, and healthcare industries today. For a person who is unable to work due to disability, not being able to feel that satisfaction of a hard day’s work can be devastating. Many times the person is deprived of quality health care or has to worry how to pay basic water or electricity bills due to an injury that was out of their control.

A Port Arthur Social Security Attorney Can Help

Fortunately, the federal government started the social security income programs that provide income assistance to those who are disabled and unable to work. The application for SSDI benefits can be a difficult and time consuming process however, and many applicants are denied for reason that could have been avoided if they had spoken with a Port Arthur Social Security Lawyer. If you are thinking about applying or have been denied SSDI benefits and wish to file an appeal, an experienced Port Arthur SSDI attorney can assist you with your application or appeal so you can put your immigration issues behind you.

The Difference Between Winning Your SSI/SSDI Claim and Losing It

Increase your chances of winning your SSI/SSDI claim with an experienced Port Arthur Social Security attorney. Statistically, between 65% and 70% of initial applications are denied nationally. Winning your claim can mean the difference between homelessness and no medical care, and having a safety net of a monthly benefit payment and life-saving medical care. Your Port Arthur Social Security Lawyer can walk you through the application and social security appeal process.

How Much Does a Port Arthur Social Security Lawyer Cost?

Most Port Arthur SSI/SSDI attorneys charge a “contingency fee”, meaning they only get paid if you win your case. Fortunately, the government has limited how much a SSI/SSDI lawyer can charge as a contingency fee in most cases - to 25% of your back pay owed to you, up to a maximum of $6,000. (Link: http://www.ssa.gov/representation/fee_agreements.htm).

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What Kind of Disability Qualifies Someone to Receive Social Security Benefits?

Every case depends on its specific facts. The general criteria are that you cannot perform work that you did before because of a medical condition is expected to result in death or last for at least one year. These disabilities have qualified some people for SSI/SSDI benefits:

  • Back problems
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Arthritis
  • Orthopedic injuries
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Auto Immune diseases
  • Cancer
  • Migraines
  • Mental health problems: Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Depression, PTSD Schizophrenia, Mental retardation
  • Stomach, intestine and liver disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders










Local SSI/SSDI Office

8208 9TH AVE
PHONE: (866) 964-1720


Christus Hospital St Mary‎
3600 Gates Blvd # 3
Port Arthur, Texas 77642
Phone: (409) 985-7431
The Medical Center of Southeast Texas‎
2555 Jimmy Johnson Boulevard
Port Arthur, Texas 77640
Phone: (409) 724-7389
Renaissance Hospital
5500 39th Street
Groves, Texas 77619
Phone: (409) 962-5733

Low Cost Hospitals

Gulf Coast Health Center‎
2548 Memorial Boulevard
Port Arthur, Texas 77640-2825
Phone: (409) 983-1161

Shelters/Homeless Centers

Port Cities Rescue Mission Family Shelter
849 5th Street
Port Arthur, Texas 77640
Phone: (409) 982-0202
Lazarus Recovery Project for Single Women
531 Atlanta
Port Arthur, Texas 77640
Phone: (409) 982-9975
Port Cities Rescue Mission Men's Emergency Shelter
624 Mobile Avenue
Port Arthur, Texas 77640
Phone: (409) 984-5616

Food Banks

Southeast Texas Food Bank
3845 Martin Luther King Parkway
Beaumont , Texas 77705
Phone: (409) 839-8777

Organizations that help people with their bills (heat, electricity, water, etc.)

Jefferson County Programs For Human Services
3423 Martin Street
Orange, Texas 77630
Phone: (409) 886-4338

Port Arthur Social Security Lawyers Serving clients throughout Southeastern Texas, including Baytown, Beaumont, Bridge City, Central Gardens, East Jefferson, Galveston, Groves, La Porte, Liberty, Lumberton, Nederland, Orange, Orangefield, Port Neches, Sabine Pass, Sulphur, Texas City, Vidor and other communities in Jefferson County.


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