Rosenstein & Howard, Attorneys at Law

Our firm wins the vast majority of our SSDI and SSI cases! We have over 50 years combined legal experience. Attorney Howard treats her clients with compassion and respect. Attorney Howard will fight for you!

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Firm Overview

Rosenstein and Howard focuses only on representing individuals who have been denied their Social Security Disability benefits and/or SSI. Attorney Anne K Howard previously worked as a judicial decision writer for the Social Security Administration. She is well-versed in Social Security law, and knows how to win a disability case in court. Attorney Howard will meet personally with you to discuss your Social Security Disability/SSI appeal. She will develop a detailed strategy for how she plans to win your case. Attorney Howard will do everything within her power to speed up your case and win your benefits as soon as possible. Most cases require a court hearing before a Social Security Disability judge. Attorney Howard will prepare you in advance for the hearing. You will know the types of questions that will be asked. You pay us no fee unless we win your case.
Main Office

Main Office
68 Main St
Winsted  CT  06098

Phone
  • (800)307-3819
Fax
  • 860-738-1443

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

YES

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Rosenstein and Howard works on a contingency fee basis. This means that we only get paid if we win your case. If we win, our fee is comprised of 25% of your Social Security back pay award, not to exceed $6,000.00.

Hourly Rates

Not Applicable

Social Security Disability
Rosenstein and Howard only represents individuals who have been denied their Social Security Disability/SSI benefits. In some cases, we will file the initial application for SSDI/SSI on your behalf.
Over 50 years combined legal experience. We serve all of Connecticut and Central Massachusetts.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

Attorney Anne K Howard has always had a strong interest in helping physically and mentally disabled individuals. She was appointed by Ohio's former Governor, Ted Strickland, to serve two consecutive terms on Ohio's Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators (BENHA). She was also a board member of a local chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). She serves her clients with compassion and respect.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others

Attorney Howard graduated with Deans Honors from McGill University, and with Deans Honors from University of Cincinnati, College of Law. She previously worked as an attorney/advisor for the Social Security Administration, Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR). While at ODAR, Attorney Howard received the Excellence Award for the Outstanding Production of Judicial Decisions. Her detailed knowledge of the inner workings of the Social Security Administration enables her to fight at every turn for the benefits that her clients deserve. Attorney Howard has represented hundreds of Social Security claimants over the years. She has won the vast majority of her cases.
Attorney Rosenstein is "of counsel". This means that Attorney Howard consults with him on many of her cases. Attorney Rosenstein has practiced law for over 38 years, and for over 20 years he has focused his practice on representing Social Security claimants.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

At Rosenstein and Howard, we are big enough to win, but small enough to care. Don't be fooled by TV ads for large, out of state law firms. We are local, and we care. When you phone our office, you will get to talk to an attorney. If Attorney Howard is not available at that moment, she will return your call. Did you know that when you phone a big Social Security law firm as advertised on TV, you will rarely speak directly to an attorney? In fact, you will sometimes not meet your attorney until the day of your court hearing.
At Rosenstein and Howard, you will have an initial, in person consultation with Attorney Howard that will last for well over an hour. Attorney Howard will discuss with you your medical history, and how she plans to win your case. You will have further direct contact with Attorney Howard throughout the appeal process, especially before your court hearing. At that time, Attorney Howard will sit down with you for at least an hour and prepare you for your big day in court.

Anne K. Howard

Attorney Anne K. Howard graduated with Distinction from McGill University in 1988. She thereafter graduated with Dean

Ronald Rosenstein

Attorney Ron Rosenstein received his undergraduate degree from Rutgers in 1969. He graduated from University of Connecticut

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How Rosenstein and Howard will help you to win your disability appeal

Articles Written

Why is it So Hard to Win Social Security Disability Benefits?

Created On: 09/10/2013

Given the rise in Social Security claims for disability, and the dwindling trust fund, the system is therefore designed to make it very difficult for an individual to quickly receive benefits.

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