Since 1996, Timothy N. Tripp has
provided service to those seeking disability benefits through the Social
Security Administration. We represent disabled people at all administrative
levels, and in Federal Court. In addition, Mr. Tripp has seven years of
experience working for the Social Security Administration. The firm's ends
policy is: Restoring Hope One by One.
Restoring hope, one by one. I believe in an individualized approach to social security disablity advocacy. It is all about you, the client, as my staff and I help you navigate the often times confusing and lengthy social security process. I am committed to helping you understand the legal basis of your claim so as to better assist you before SSA.
I am a lawyer. I am admitted to practice in Iowa and New York. I worked seven years for the Social Security Administration - Office of the General Counsel in New York City. Since moving to Iowa in 1996, I have helped disabled individuals seeking the disability benefits to which they are entitled.
Social Security Law
Social Security Law; Social Security Disability
|Admitted||1990, New York; 1993, U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; 1996, Iowa; 1997, U.S. District Court, Southern and Northern Districts of Iowa; 2002, U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit; 2006, U.S. Supreme Court|
|Law School||Brooklyn Law School, J.D.|
|Member||Iowa State, New York State, Federal and American Bar Associations; National Organization of Social Security Claiment's Representatives (NOSSCR) (Sustaining Member).|
|Biography||Board of Directors, Iowa Legal Aid, 2008-2011.|
|Born||Kalamazoo, Michigan, September 21, 1961|
|Reported Cases||Torruella v. Astrue, 2008 WL 437133 (S.D. Iowa 2008); Wood ex rel. Wood v. Barnhart, 2007 WL 98354 (S.D. Iowa 2007) (medical improvement); Hinders v. Barnhart, 349 F.Supp. 2d 1218 (S.D. Iowa 2004); Downes v. Barnhart 289 F. Supp. 2d 1072 (S.D. Iowa 2003); Roberts v. Barnhart, 283 F. Supp. 2d 1058 (S.D. Iowa 2003); Selk v. Barnhart, 234 F. Supp. 2d 1006 (S.D. Iowa 2002); Walker v. Barnhart, 302 F. Supp. 2d 1072 (S.D. Iowa 2003).|