Lincoln Financial

Successful Appeal of a Terminated Disability Claim with Lincoln

June 11, 2014

McDermott Law, LLC has been successful once again in obtaining a reinstatement of terminated long-term disability (LTD) insurance benefits for a woman with chronic back pain.  Ms. H had suffered from multilevel degenerative disc disease in her lumbar spine and had previously undergone a T4-L4 fusion in 1995.  Since that surgery, she has continued to suffer debilitating pain…

Insurance Companies’ Tricks of the Trade

November 13, 2008

The American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America) recently released a new report on the insurance industry titled “Tricks of the Trade: How Insurance Companies Deny, Delay, Confuse and Refuse.” The report reviews some of the egregious ways the industry attempts to make large sums of money at the expense…