Chris R. Borgia, Esq

South Florida Social Security Disability Litigation Lawyer -- Knowledge, Service and Success

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South Florida Social Security Disability Litigation Lawyer
Knowledge, Service and Success

If you have been turned down for Social Security Disability, you know that the Social Security Administration is a complex bureaucracy. It may seem that no one cares about your disability and need for assistance. Our firm has helped hundreds of Florida citizens get approved for benefits, guiding them through the long, document-intensive process.

1-866-MY-DISABILITY
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801 Brickell Avenue
Suite 900
Pompano Beach  FL  33131

Phone
  • 305-562-7333

Chris Borgia

Attorney Profile
About Chris R. Borgia, Esq.
About Our Attorney
Practicing Exclusively in Social Security Disability Law
Chris R. Borgia graduated cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law, where he earned his Juris Doctor (J.D)degree. While in law school, Chris received numerous achievement awards and was a member of the Law Review, Moot Court Board, Honor’s Council, and Dean’s List.

After gaining experience as a corporate trial attorney, Chris decided to dedicate his professional career to representing the disabled after he personally experienced the medical and financial burdens faced by a close relative who, like you, was disabled and unable to work. Today, the Social Security Disability Law Firm, P.A. maintains offices in Miami, Pompano Beach, and West Palm Beach, representing clients across South Florida and statewide.

Chris has substantial experience in handling all aspects of the disability litigation process from Initial Claims to Federal Court appeals. Chris takes his knowledge and experience from the courtroom to the classroom at Florida International University (FIU) in Miami, Florida. Chris is an Adjunct Professor of Law at FIU teaching aspiring law students and paralegals about personal injury, medical malpractice, and disability law.

Chris is a member of the Social Security Disability Law section of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America and the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives, as well as the American Bar Association and Florida Bar.

If you would like to learn more about your disability case, please contact our offices for a free case evaluation and consultation.

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EDUCATION:

UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI SCHOOL OF LAW, Coral Gables, FL
Juris Doctor
Cum Laude
Honors and Activities:
- University of Miami Inter-American Law Review (Editor)
- Dean’s Fellow (Legal Writing)
- Phi Delta Phi Honors Fraternity
- Litigations Skills Honors Recipient
- Who’s Who of American Law Students
- Moot Court Board
- Honors Council
- Dean’s List

FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY, Miami, FL
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
With Honors
Honors and Activities:
- Graduated with Honors/Dean’s List - Pre-Law Honors Society
- President of the FIU Law Association - Judicial Affairs Committee

MIAMI -DADE COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Miami, FL
Associate of Arts in Pre-Law

EXPERIENCE:

FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY, Miami, FL
Legal Studies Institute
Adjunct Professor
Law professor on topics such as: disability, personal injury and torts law.

FOWLER WHITE BURNETT, P.A., Miami, FL
Civil Trial Attorney
Handled all aspects of business and commercial litigations matters in state and federal courts.

THIRD DISTRICT COURT OF APPEAL, Miami, FL
Law Clerk to the Honorable Gerald Cope

OFFICE OF THE STATE ATTORNEY, Miami, FL
Assisted in criminal prosecutions in the juvenile and felony trial divisions.

SUPREME COURT OF FLORIDA, Miami, FL
Court Appointed Special Advocate and Guardian Ad Litem
Legal advocate for abused and neglected children.

BAR ADMISSIONS:
Florida
United States District Courts (Southern, Middle and Northern Districts)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:
American Bar Association
The Florida Bar
American Trial Lawyer’s Association
Dade County Bar Association
Broward County Bar Association
Palm Beach County Bar Association
National Organization of Social Security Claimant Representatives (NOSSCR)

Chris Borgia

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