Social Security Disability: Back to Basics

Fri, April 22, 2022   |   8:55 a.m.- 4:45 p.m.   |  
  |   CLE Hours: 6.25 (incl. 1.0 substance abuse/mental health and 1.0 technology hour)

Whether you’re a seasoned practitioner or just getting started, a solid understanding of the basics is essential. This program will re-familiarize you with practice basics, including using different types of evidence to help your clients. We hope you’ll learn a new strategy or two along the way!

Speakers & Topics

8:55 a.m. Welcoming Remarks by Program Chairs
  • Ashley Hartman Sappenfield, Lanier Law Group, Jamestown
  • Laura Beth Waller, Martin, Jones & Piemonte, Charlotte
9:00 a.m. Obtaining, Reading, and Using Veteran’s Claim files in an SSD Case
  • Elizabeth Lunn, Lunn & Forro, Raleigh
10:00 a.m. Medicare Update
  • Chad Brown, Chad Brown Law, Statesville
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. SSR 20-01
  • Susan Downs, The Downs Law Office, Raleigh
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. The Price We Pay as Professional Problem Solvers
  • Candace Hoffman, Field Coordinator, NCLAP, Raleigh
1:30 p.m. History, Structure, and Significance of the Dictionary of Occupational Titles
  • Alexandra Southerland, Legal Aid of North Carolina, Raleigh
2:30 p.m. Break
2:45 p.m. Technology for the Social Security Disability Lawyer/Advocate
  • J. William Snyder, Law Office of Will Snyder, PLLC, Winston-Salem
3:45 p.m. Job Browser Pro Presentation
  • Kate Jett, Wheeler Jett Consulting, LLC, Morehead
4:45 p.m. Adjourn
Event Rates
$290 NCAJ Members
$250 NCAJ Attorney Member (2-5 years licensure)
$185 NCAJ Public Service Member
$140 NCAJ Legal Assistant Member
$390 Non-Member
$185 NCAJ Retired Member
$99 NCAJ New Admittee Member
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