Disability Insurance Lawyer Representing Dallas Claimants
For long term disability claims in Dallas, Dabdoub Law Firm is here to lend an experienced hand. We founded our firm with the intention of tackling long term disability benefits for claimants in need. This is all we do, day in and day out.
Thanks to our sole focus on disability insurance laws, cases, and claims, our team of Dallas disability insurance attorneys have dealt with essentially every major insurance company that sells policies in Texas. With familiarity like ours in your corner, you can rest easy knowing your case is in good hands. We can help you file a disability claim, appeal a denial, negotiate for a settlement, or take your case to litigation.
Call (800) 969-0488 to learn more about Dabdoub Law Firm.
Dallas Long Term Disability Insurance Claims
Like so many cities in the United States, Dallas sees the majority of its residents getting disability insurance coverage from their employers. Dallas is a city known by people the globe over, and so major companies have placed their headquarters or auxiliary locations in the city. A few of the largest employers in Dallas are Bank of America Corporation, Texas Health Resources Inc., AT&T, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, and AMR Corporation, who owns and operates American Airlines.
The large employers aforementioned and many more generally provide disability insurance coverage to their employees through group insurance plans. If you are employed by a company in Dallas, you may have policy coverage provided by Hartford, CIGNA, or Prudential, for example. Furthermore, ERISA law set by a federal statute governs most group insurance policies, meaning the regulations apply across all states, not just in Texas.
If you are not provided insurance through your employer in Dallas, then you may have purchased a private insurance plan individually from an insurance provider. This is typical for people who work as specialists or entrepreneurs, like doctors, lawyers, and business owners. Some insurance companies that may offer you an individualized insurance plan with added benefits for being paid privately include Principal Financial and MetLife.
When a disability insurance claim is filed in Dallas, it will likely go to federal court. District Courts in Texas at part of the Firth Circuit Court of Appeals, which is not known to be friendly towards ERISA disability claimants.
Dabdoub Law Firm has seen every type of strategy used by insurance companies that want to save money, not help policyholders. Some companies use independent medical examinations, known as IME, to deny or terminate benefits. Others delay the approval process by constantly requesting the same information over and again or claiming the requested information was never received. Disability insurance companies are also known to conduct surveillance in hopes of catching the claimant doing something that contradicts his or her disability.
Our Disability Attorneys Can Help You
Disability insurance law is complex. Hiring an experienced disability attorney is important. All disability lawyers from Dabdoub Law Firm focus on disability insurance claims, giving us significant experience with every major disability insurance company.
Our Dallas disability insurance attorneys can help at any stage of your disability insurance claim, including:
- Submitting a disability insurance claim
- Appealing a long-term disability denial
- Negotiating a lump-sum settlement
- Filing a lawsuit against your disability insurance company
Because federal law applies to most disability insurance claims, our lawyers are able to represent clients across the country. No matter where you live in Dallas, Texas, or beyond, we can be there for you.