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Disabling Conditions

Disabling Conditions

The Denver disability insurance lawyers at McDermott Law are experienced at helping injured individuals file disability claims and secure compensation for their injuries.


Suffering from a disabling condition can be both consuming and exhausting. This is primarily because it requires individuals to be focused on regularly obtaining extensive medical treatments that, in many cases, are invasive. Whether the disabling condition results in short- or long-term care, injured individuals will:

  • Need financial support to help them pay for their treatments and their cost of living;
  • Likely not be able earn a living while they are seeking medical care;
  • Likely be entitled to disability insurance benefits. 

At McDermott Law our Denver disability insurance lawyers are skilled at helping injured individuals file disability claims and secure the maximum possible compensation for their injuries. Our goal is to help relieve our clients of their financial stresses, so that they can concentrate on their recovery and future. 

Types of Disabling Conditions

Various types of physical and mental conditions can qualify for coverage under disability benefits, including:

  • Musculoskeletal system conditions – While these can include bone fractures to various areas of the body, they may also include amputations, spinal cord injuries, fibromyalgia, muscular dystrophy, osteoarthritis, and injuries to the knees, hips, or other major joints in the body.
  • Conditions related to the senses or speech – These can include speech loss (which may stem from a brain injury), hearing impairments, loss of vision, and vertigo.
  • Respiratory system disorders – These can include asthma, cystic fibrosis, sleep apnea, chronic lung infections, and bronchiectasis.
  • Neurological disorders – These can include epilepsy, brain tumors, Parkinson’s disease, cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, stroke, Tourette’s syndrome, narcolepsy, and traumatic brain injuries.
  • Heart disorders – Some of these include chronic heart failure, heart disease and chronic arrhythmia.
  • Mental disorders – Some of these include schizophrenia, anxiety disorders, personality disorders, autism, mental retardation, and affective disorders.
  • Other disorder – These can include skin disorders, digestive system disorders, urinary disorders, blood disorders, glandular disorders, and immune system disorders.


Denver, Colorado Disability Insurance Lawyers

If you or a loved one has recently been diagnosed with a debilitating condition, you will need an aggressive, experienced attorney who will fight for your rights and help you obtain the disability benefits you need and deserve. For more than 20 years, the Denver disability insurance lawyers at McDermott Law have been committed to helping injured and disabled individuals file disability claims, navigate through the complexities of the legal system, stand up to insurance companies and ultimately secure the maximum possible recovering, and compensation for their denied insurance claims.

Our extensive knowledge of the law, as well as our litigating experience and dedication to our clients, makes our attorneys highly effective negotiators in mediation and arbitration proceedings, as well as fierce litigators in court when it’s necessary to take a case to trial. When you choose to work with our respected legal professionals, you can trust that you are receiving the best possible representation for your disability claim, and that you have the best chances of resolving your case as favorably and efficiently as possible.

For more information about your legal rights and entitlements, along with a professional evaluation of your potential case, set up a free consultation with our lawyers by calling us at (303) 964-1800 or by emailing us using the form on this screen.


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