• What is the definition of disability used by social security?
  • How many different types of social security disability benefits are there?
  • How do I apply for social security disability benefits?
  • I am disabled but I have plenty of money in the bank. Do I have to wait until this money is gone before I apply for Social security disability benefits?
  • I used to work but lately I have been staying home taking care of the kids. I have now become sick. Can I get social security disability benefits?
  • How long do I have to wait after becoming disabled before I can file for social security disability benefits?
  • I am still on sick leave from my employer. Can I file for social security disability now or do I have to wait until the sick leave is exhausted?
  • I got hurt on the job. I am drawing workers’ compensation benefits. Can I file a claim for social security disability benefits now or should I wait until the workers’ compensation ends?
  • Can I get both workers’ compensation and social security disability benefits?
  • How can I tell if I will be found disabled by social security?
  • Can you receive social security disability benefits for ___________________ (insert the name of whatever disease in which you are interested)?
  • Do you have to be permanently disabled to get social security disability benefits?
  • I have several health problems, but not one of them singularly disables me. It is the combination that disables me. Can I get social security disability benefits?
  • I got hurt in an automobile accident. I am disabled now, but I expect that I will be able to return to work after I recover. Should I file for social security disability benefits?
  • How does social security determine if I am disabled?
  • Who decides if I am disabled?
  • Why does social security consider my age in determining whether I am disabled?
  • Is there a list of illnesses that social security considers disabling?
  • What can I do to improve my chances of winning my social security disability claim?
  • How do I find an attorney to represent me on my social security disability claim?

Contact Us

Law Offices of Nora Staum

Coral Springs Professional Campus
5421 N. University Dr., Suite 102
Coral Springs, FL 33067

Tel:  954-344-3535
Fax:  954-340-6859

We service the following cities in Palm Beach, Miami-Dade and Broward counties:

Palm Beach:

Atlantis, Belle Glade, Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, Briny Breezes, Canal Point, Cloud Lake, Delray Beach, Glen Ridge, Gulf Stream, Haverhill, Highland Beach, Hypoluxo, Juno Beach, Lantana, Lake Worth, Loxahatchee Groves, Manalapan, Mangonia Park, North Palm Beach, Ocean Ridge, Pahokee, Palm Beach, Palm Beach Gardens, Palm Beach Shores, Palm Springs, Riviera Beach, Royal Palm Beach, South Bay, Tequesta, The Acreage, West Palm Beach, Wellington


Aventura, Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Doral, El Portal, Florida City, Golden Beach, Hialeah, Hialeah Gardens, Homestead, Kendall, Medley, Miami Beach, Miami Gardens, Miami Shores, North Bay Village, North Miami Beach, Opa-Locka, Palmetto Bay, Pinecrest, South Miami, Sunny Isles Beach, Surfside, Sweetwater, West Miami


Coconut Creek, Cooper City, Coral Springs, Dania, Davie, Deerfield Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Hallendale, Hillsboro Beach, Hollywood, Lauderdale Lakes, Lauderdale By The Sea, Lauderhill, Lighthouse Point, Margate, Miramar, North Lauderdale, Oakland Park, Parkland, Pembroke Park, Pembroke Pines, Plantation, Pompano Beach, Sea Ranch Lakes, Southwest Ranches, Sunrise, Tamarac, University Park, Weston, Wilton Manors