The Clauson Law Firm, PLLC

The Clauson Law Firm, PLLC

Board Certified Specialist in Social Security Disability Law

Firm Overview

The Clauson Law Firm, PLLC, is located in Durham, North Carolina. Attorney Vaughn S. Clauson

Main Office

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5306 N.C. Hwy. 55, Suite 101
Durham, NC 27713

Phone

(919)794-8676

Fees

Office Information

Vaughn S Clauson

The Clauson Law Firm, PLLC

 


Attorney Vaughn Clauson has been representing claimants for more than nine years in North Carolina. Mr. Clauson is a board-certified specialist in Social Security Disability law, and together with a helpful staff, has enabled more than a thousand people to obtain benefits.


Areas of Practice Social Security -- Disability Administrative Hearings & Adjudication Medicare & Medicaid Socia



Areas of Practice



  • Social Security -- Disability

  • Administrative Hearings & Adjudication

  • Medicare & Medicaid

  • Social Security -- Retirement & Survivors Benefits

  • State & Local Agencies

  • Benefits




Litigation Percentage



  • 5% of Practice Devoted to Litigation




Certified Legal Specialties



  • Board Certified Specialist in Social Security Disability Law, North Carolina State Bar, 2006




Bar Admissions



  • North Carolina, 1996

  • U.S. District Court Middle District of North Carolina, 2002




Education



  • University of North Carolina School of Law, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

    • J.D.



    • Honors: With Honors



    • Law Review: U.N.C. Law Review, 1993 - 1994



  • United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado

    • B.S. - 1972



    • Honors: Outstanding Cadet in Political Science



    • Major: International Relations



  • Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey

    • Masters in Public Affairs - 1974



    • Major: International Relations






Published Works



  • Social Security Disability and Back Disorders, Trial Briefs, N.C. Advocates of Justice, August, 2009




Representative Cases



  • Casper v. Astrue, 2010 WL 1524985 (E.D.N.C. 2010)




Classes/Seminars



  • Various, NOSSCR, 2006 - 2010

  • Various, N.C. Advocates for Justice, 2006 - 2010




Professional Associations and Memberships



  • NC Advocates for Justice, Member, 2000 - 2010

  • National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives (NOSSCR), Sustaining Member, 2001 - 2010




Past Employment Positions



  • Charles T. Hall Law Firm, Attorney, 2001 - 2009




Pro Bono Activities



  • Medicaid cases through Legal Aid of NC, 2001 - 2010


License

Bar Number: North Carolina State
North Carolina, 1996

Education

University of North Carolina School of Law, Chapel Hill, NC
J.D., 1996

Benjamin Clauson

The Clauson Law Firm, PLLC

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