Ficek Law

Ficek Law

Ficek Law Represents Social Security Disability Claimants in North Dakota and Minnesota.

Firm Overview

Gary Ficek is a University of North Dakota School of Law graduate admitted to practice law in 1981.

On October 17, 2008 he was certified as a specialist in Social Security Disability Advocacy by the National Board of Social Security Advocacy. To become a board certified specialist, he had to meet objective and rigorous standards approved by the United States Supreme Court and American Bar Association.

In addition to providing proof of having appeared in no fewer than 100 Social Security Disability hearings, filing of no fewer than 20 Appeals Council briefs, and no fewer than 10 briefs in United States District Courts, he had to provide the names of 10 peer practitioners, opposing counsel, district court judges and administrative law judges who had seen and could comment on his Social Security Law skills.

Main Office

Main Office
4650 Amber Valley Parkway
Fargo ND 58104


(701) 241-8525



Ficek Law represents Social Security claimants.

Practice Areas

Social Security Disability Law (95%); Civil Litigation Law (2%); Collection Law (3%)

Gary Ficek

Ficek Law

1981, North Dakota; 1990, Minnesota

Law School:
University of North Dakota, J.D.

State Bar Association of North Dakota; Minnesota State Bar Association;
The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.

Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Theta Phi; Blue Key. Member, National Moot Court. Senior Editor, North Dakota Law Review, 1980-1981. Board Certified Specialist, National Board Social Security Disability Advocacy, Division of the National Board of Legal Specialty Certification.

Waukesha, Wisconsin, October 23, 1956

326 N.W. 2d 203; 377 N.W. 2d 560; 386 N.W. 2d 918; and 952 F. Supp. 659.


Bar Number: 03786
North Dakota, 1981

Bar Number: 0208917
Minnesota, 1990

Bar Number: 25448
Nebraska, 2014

Bar Number: 4588
South Dakota, 2014

Bar Number: 32818125
Iowa, 2014


University of North Dakota School of Law
J.D., 1981

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