Vancouver Disability Lawyer

Small local Social Security Disability firm with two dedicated experience attorneys and a small, but excellent staff. Together, Marla Heikkala and Paula Martin concentrate on gaining benefits for deserving disabled people.

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Firm Overview

Firm Description

Marla Heikkala and Associates has over 45 years of combined legal experience. We concentrate primarily on Social Security Disability and Washington Workers Compensation claims.

Unlike the national firms, we live and work in our community. We have all chosen to stay local and to serve the Pacific Northwest. We have handled thousands of Social Security Disability cases including SSI, Child's Disability and Widow / Widowers benefits in addition to Disability Insurance Benefits.

At Marla Heikkala and Associates, you do not just hire one attorney, you hire the whole team. Every case is reviewed and developed by the attorneys as well as our long standing team of legal assistants and very capable office staff. Both Paula and Marla have a hand in each and every case. We emphasis personal service as each case is unique and each client equally important.



Main Office

Marla Heikkala & Associates
6529 N.E. Hwy 99
Vancouver  WA  98665

Phone
  • (360) 699-5405
Fax
  • (360) 699-5375

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

Free initial consultation

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

We work on a contingent fee regulated by the Federal Government. We do not get paid if we do not win.

Hourly Rates

No hourly rate as we work on contingent fee basis.

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Small local Social Security Disability firm.
Experience: Over 45 years of combined legal experience. We concentrate primarily on Social Security Disability and Washington Workers'™ Compensation claims.

Local and Available: Unlike the national firms, we live and work in our community. We have all chosen to stay local and to serve the Pacific Northwest. We have handled thousands of Social Security Disability cases including SSI, Child's Disability and Widow / Widowers benefits in addition to Disability Insurance Benefits.

Team Approach: You don'™t just hire one attorney, you hire the whole team. Every case is reviewed and developed by the attorneys as well as our long standing team of legal assistants and very capable office staff. Both Paula and Marla have a hand in each and every case. We emphasis personal service as each case is unique and each client equally important.

Marla Heikkala

After law school Marla chose to return to her home town of Vancouver, WA to establish her law practice. Born in Portland, Oregon, Marla spent her entire educational career prior to college in Vancouver Public Schools, graduating from Hudson

Paula Martin

Just like everything that she has tackled in life, Paula is passionate about representing her clients. She graduated from high school in Salem, Oregon and soon decided to enter the United States Army. This part of her career took her to Georgia, South Carolina, South Korea and then to Washington State. She was discharged from the Army in 1989. This service to her country gives her a unique perspective and ability in representing not only the disabled, but our Veterans. Paula graduated from Clark College in 1991 and completed her undergraduate education at Washington State University Vancouver with a degree in Accounting in 1993. Her law education was completed at Willamette University College of Law in Salem, Oregon where she not only completed a Doctor of Jurisprudence (JD) in 1997, but a Master

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