685 First Ave North
Saint Petersburg FL 33701
We believe that we ended up in our areas of law because we have the skills to help people obtain benefits from either large governmental bureaucracies or insurance companies. We help people typically at the end of their ropes and have little resources at their disposal. We enjoy helping people who have serious illnesses and injuries obtain the benefits they deserve.
We have the same basic training as other attorneys. What we have that most attorneys do not have is experience and empathy. As discussed elsewhere, Mr. Freeman has handled over 2000 Social Security cases over 24 years. Ms. Freeman has handled personal injury cases since 1983.
We believe we have three primary traits that distinguish us from other law firms. We are hands-on and face-to-face. You meet the attorney at the first appointment. You can call and talk to the attorney at any time. You can call and set an appointment to talk to the attorney at any time. The attorney is the one who prepares you for the hearing. The attorney is the one who attend the hearing with you. While you will deal with legal assistants, the attorneys oversee every file and review it from time to time.
The second trait is our experience. As discussed elsewhere, both attorneys have been practicing since 1981. Mr. Freeman has been practicing Social Security law since 1990 and has handled over 2000 cases. He has handled Social Security law exclusively from 2003 through 2007. In 2007 he added veterans benefits. That gives Mr. Freeman the opportunity to focus on just to areas of law. Ms. Freeman has been handling personal injury cases since 1983.
The third trait is our empathy. We have represented thousands of clients over our 33 years. We understand the difficulty in illness or injury can have in their lives. We have seen it multiple times. We appreciate the anguish and difficulty our clients go through.
I was born in Boston, Massachusetts and grew up in a small town outside of Boston on the Massachusetts coast called Marblehead.
I moved to St. Petersburg when I was in middle school and attended a public middle school and high school in St. Petersburg. I graduated college from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia and obtained my law degree from the University of Florida in Gainesville.
I returned to St. Petersburg in 1981 and have been practicing law here ever since. I have been married since 1981 and have two children. I have practiced law with my wife here in St. Petersburg since 1991. I have been handling social security cases for over 20 years and have actually represented over 2000 people in their claims for social security disability benefits, and would like to help you in this regard.
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