Burlingame Disability Lawyers

Remove the burden of navigating the Social Security system alone by retaining the top disability lawyers in Burlingame and beyond.

Get the support you need to maximize your chance of successfully claiming your Social Security Disability benefits.

If you have limited legal knowledge, applying for your Social Security Disability benefits is a daunting prospect. Attempting to take on the complex Social Security system without the support of a legal professional familiar with the process may leave you feeling overwhelmed and unsure where to begin, especially considering the vast amount of paperwork, deadlines, and processes involved. You really cannot afford to make a mistake and risk having your application or appeal denied.

At LaPorte Law Firm, we understand how stressful the disability claims process can be, which is why we are committed to guiding you through the application or appeal process to help you get the benefits you deserve. Taking on the Social Security system doesn’t have to be an uphill battle — with the right legal team meticulously guiding you through each step of the process, your disability benefits are within reach.

Equipped with over 40 years of experience helping thousands of clients file successful Social Security Disability claims and appeals, we have the expertise, compassion, and dedication to make sure you get the benefits you deserve while minimizing your stress levels.

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LaPorte Law Firm’s Burlingame disability lawyers and experts

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Terry LaPorte

Since receiving his JD from Santa Clara University School of Law in 1979, Terry LaPorte has dedicated his legal career to representing individuals in Social Security Disability claims and appeals. In 1982, he established LaPorte Law Firm in Northern California, specializing in Social Security Disability law. For over 40 years, Terry and the LaPorte Law Firm team have successfully represented thousands of clients in California and the Western States.

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Kevin LaPorte

Kevin LaPorte received his JD from the University of San Francisco Law School where he was also awarded an International and Comparative Law Certificate with Honors. He is a member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives, where he has received specialized training in Social Security Disability Law.

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Kelsey LaPorte

Kelsey LaPorte is a zealous advocate for her clients, committed to helping them obtain the benefits they deserve while guiding them through a time in which they adjust to the effects of their disability on their daily life. With specialized expertise in appeals, she has demonstrated success in appeals to both the Social Security Appeal Council as well as federal lawsuits against the Social Security Administration.

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Maria Miranda-Hammon

Maria Miranda-Hammon has decades of experience as a Legal Specialist, representing clients since 1994. She is an experienced and dedicated Social Security legal representative who is deeply committed to achieving a successful outcome for every client. Maria specializes in the representation of claimants with SSI and SSA disability claims and appeals at Social Security hearing offices and district offices.

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Why choose us to help you fight for your disability benefits in Burlingame

Our legal experts have extensive experience in dealing with the Social Security Administration. In Burlingame, should your Social Security Disability claim progress to the hearing stage, your case will fall under the San Francisco hearing office. Known as the leading disability law experts in the Bay Area, our team of legal professionals can help you navigate each step of the claims process meticulously, eliminating the stress of having to figure out the details by yourself and making mistakes along the way.

We are compassionate listeners who understand the intricacies and complexities of the application, approval, and appeals process. When you are represented by us, you are in the safe hands of a legal team locally recognized as ethical, professional, dedicated lawyers. With our expertise and close relationships with local Social Security offices and hospitals, you can rest assured you have every possible advantage for achieving a successful claim.

Call today to set up a free consultation with one of our attorneys. Our office in Burlingame is conveniently located off of Highway 101, and has ample free parking.

We can help you get the benefits you deserve.

SSDI Applications and Appeals

SSI Appeals

If you are unsure of which hearing office your case will get assigned to, use this hearing office locator from the Social Security website. The San Francisco hearing office services the following SSA field offices: Bakersfield, Bakersfield-East Hills, Burlingame, Chinatown, Daly City, Delano, Mission, Parkside, San Francisco (Downtown), San Mateo, and Western Addition.

Not sure if you qualify for Social Security Disability benefits?

Take our free SSDI eligibility quiz to find out.

100% Free, No-Obligation 30-Minute Consultation Call to Assess your Situation

Attempting to navigate the Social Security Disability claims process on your own can be overwhelming. However, you don’t have to go through this complicated process alone. The Social Security Disability law experts at LaPorte Law Firm are here to help you obtain your hard-earned benefits.

When we take on your case, we’ll be with you every step of the way until the final result. Best of all, we work on a contingency basis, meaning we only get paid once you win your case.

Reach out to us for a free consultation by filling out a few details about your situation so we can evaluate your case and help you decide your next steps.

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The results you deserve

With over 40 years of service, LaPorte Law Firm has won thousands of claims and appeals for our clients.

My spouse was entering into the scary world of disability and we needed guidance. Kevin LaPorte and Sylvia Marichalar were patient, understanding, and helped us through the red tape of Social Security the first time around when most are denied. No stress, no fuss, just straightforward professionals with a heart.

Ben C.

LaPorte Law Firm is very good at what they do. The application process for a Social Security Disability claim can be a long, complicated, and stressful experience, but LaPorte made the entire process so much easier for me. They’re the best!

Thomas Gardner

I was very down on my luck and got an appointment set up with LaPorte Law Firm. The lawyers were straight shooters. I appreciate them being very generous with their time and preparing me for the worst-case scenario. I would highly recommend this firm to anyone serious about their court case.

Eyez V.

Emeryville, CA

Award-winning service

Equipped with years of experience and thousands of successful cases, LaPorte Law Firm is the leading disability attorney in the Bay Area, and we have the awards and certifications to prove it.