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if you or an ohio public employee you know is
Unable to Work due to injury, illness, or permanent disability
As a public employee of the State of Ohio you could be eligible for disability benefits through the Ohio Public Employee Retirement System (OPERS), State Teachers’ Retirement System (STRS), or School Employees Retirement System (SERS).
Trying to obtain disability benefits without legal representation
Experienced disability attorneys know OPERS, STRS and SERS members can stay employed while their disability applications are being processed.
Overwhelmed or confused by the disability claims process
Many times routine claims are denied because they lack sufficient medical evidence or paperwork is filled out improperly.
we can help.
Click below to request your free OPERS | STRS | SERS disability claim consultation. You pay nothing unless we help you obtain benefits. That’s our promise.
How to Navigate OPERS | STRS | SERS Disability Claims Process
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Meet with me, not a case manager. I will help you determine the best possible way to present your claim and maximize your benefits.
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We coordinate with medical providers and other experts, submit your documentation, and communicate with decision-makers directly.
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We help you obtain the compensation and long-term care you need to re-establish yourself as a reliable financial provider for your family.
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need help UNDERSTANDing THE State disability CLAIMS PROCESS?
With this free resource, you’ll be able to quickly identify which programs you’re eligible for, learn simple tips to help you build a stronger claim, and determine when it’s a good idea to seek legal representation.
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