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Elizabeth Fowler Lunn

Elizabeth Fowler Lunn

Veterans Benefits and Social Security Disability Lawyer
  • Social Security Disability, Military Law
  • North Carolina
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Biography

For over 20 years I have helped 1000's of individuals navigate the claims process for government benefits. Social Security disability and Veterans benefits are federal programs with often complicated and confusing claims processes. I work with each client personally to help make the process go as smoothly as possible.

Practice Areas
    Social Security Disability
    Military Law
    Veteran's Benefits
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    There is never a charge for a case evaluation
  • Contingent Fees
    25% for Social Security 20% for Veterans Compensation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
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Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Partner
Lunn & Forro, PLLC
- Current
Attorney
Wolf & Hogan, PC
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Attorney
Charles Hall Law Firm
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Attorney
Legal Aid of NC
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Education
University of Richmond School of Law
J.D. (1998)
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Professional Associations
National Organization of Veterans Advocates
Member
- Current
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North Carolina Advocates for Justice
Member
- Current
Activities: previously served as Technology Chair for the Disability Advocacy Section
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National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives
Member
- Current
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North Carolina State Bar
Member
- Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Social Security and Veterans Compensation
Legal Answers
18 Questions Answered
Q. Disabled son was on SSA. Without notification, they stopped his checks. He has HSP. No cure yet, can someone help him?
A: He needs to contact his local Social Security office and get them to mail him a copy of the decision. It's possible that they had an old address for him and he did not get his notice. He may also have missed the mail for the case review. He can also call the national toll free number at 800-772-1213 and get more information. They may allow him to file an appeal late. If not, he will need to file a new application. Once he gets a copy of the notice I suggest that he contact a local attorney who does a lot of social security work to see if he can get some assistance in trying to file a late appeal.
Q. I have OA in both knees can I get disability?
A: Depending on how much you are currently working and earning you may qualify for disability benefits. There are several things Social Security will consider, including your age and your past work. But if you are earning what they consider to be substantial gainful earnings (even through part-time work) you will not qualify, no matter how serious your health conditions are.
Q. I have been divorce for over 20 years is my ex wife entitled to any of my social security money?
A: That depends on how long you were married, whether or not she has remarried, etc. However, if she is eligible for payment based on your work record, it does not affect the amount of your payment.
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Contact & Map
Lunn & Forro, PLLC
9131 Anson Way
Suite 100
Raleigh, NC 27615
Toll-Free: (888) 966-6566
Telephone: (919) 844-6439
Fax: (919) 844-7956
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 1 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed