As a Social Security Lawyer in Tampa, Brandon and Lakeland Florida, David W. Magann focus on the legal areas of Social Security, Wills, Trust, and Personal Injury.
How does the Social Security Administration define “disability”?
The Social Security Administration defines disability as the inability to engage in substantial gainful activity by reason of any medically determinable physical or mental impairment which has lasted or can be expected to last for a continuous period of not less than 12 months. Even if you have not been disabled for 12 consecutive months you may apply for benefits. LEARN MORE
If you have been involved in an accident you need to know your legal rights and obligations under Florida law. Florida law requires that all motor vehicle owners carry a minimum of insurance on their vehicle. Many vehicle owners do not carry the necessary insurance to properly cover potential claim(s) for injuries for themselves or other parties. LEARN MORE
What are the essential estate planning documents needed in the State of Florida?
The basic documents are:
- Durable Power of Attorney
- Living Will
- Durable Health Care Power of Attorney (also known as a “Health Care Surrogate Designation”)
- Testamentary Trust for your minor children which describes who will be the guardian of the person and property for your children
- Last Will and Testament