Free downloadable e-booklet:
Helpful Suggestions for Appealing
a Denial of Benefits in Illinois


  1. Why most Social Security disability applications are initially rejected
  2. Tips for a successful appeal
  3. Common mistakes to avoid
  4. Answers to frequently asked questions

Free bonus: 10 lessons on Social Security disability appeals and the disability hearing

  1. Filing your first appeal
  2. Filing your second appeal
  3. Obtaining persuasive medical evidence
  4. Educating your treating doctor
  5. Explaining negative test results
  6. Your functional capacity
  7. Overcoming the reason you were initially denied
  8. Common examples of erroneous denials
  9. SSA medical experts
  10. SSA vocational experts

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I hope you find my e-booklet helpful in understanding the Social Security Administration’s evaluation and appeal process.

Roger S. Hutchison
Chicago Illinois Social Security Disability Attorney
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Phone: 708-349-9333
Fax: 708-532-7778

16860 South Oak Park Avenue
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Tinley Park, Illinois 60477
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