At noon on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, Attorney Amanda Pirt Meyer will give an overview of Social Security disability law, designed for attorneys who may not practice regularly in this area. As of August 2020, there are more than 8 million people in the country that are receiving benefits as disabled workers, and more than 150,00 in Wisconsin. Knowing the basics of the SSD program will afford you the opportunity to better serve your recipient and applicant clients. Please note that this presentation will be by Zoom in light of the pandemic. A link to the Zoom presentation will be emailed to attendees on Monday, September 21, 2020.
Attorney Pirt Meyer is an attorney at Haskins Short & Brindley, LLC. She practices Social Security Disability law, probate, guardianships, estate planning, and elder law issues in addition to special needs trusts. Before she started law school, Amanda worked for health insurers in claims processing and training areas. She began her career in personal injury litigation with practice in estate and probate matters. Amanda Pirt Meyer received her undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 2004 and her law degree from Marquette University Law School in 2011.
Amanda is a member of the Dane County Bar Association and serves as the chair of the Program Committee. She is a member of the Wisconsin Bar Association and the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives. She serves on the executive committee of the NAMI Dane County Board of Directors. She regularly presents in CLEs focused on Social Security Disability and elder issues.
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