Assisting Veterans In Their Pursuit Of Disability Benefits
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides veterans with access to many valuable services and benefits, including disability compensation. When military service members suffer a disabling injury or illness, they can apply for veterans disability benefits to pursue the support they need.
At McKown & Myers, LLP, we guide veterans throughout the process of applying for disability benefits. We can assist you in understanding the requirements, submitting a thorough claim application and appealing a decision when necessary. Based in Marion, we work with veterans across Indiana. Our lawyers can provide the insight you need throughout what is often a complicated and lengthy process.
What Are Veterans Disability Benefits?Veterans disability benefits provide qualified veterans with monthly, tax-free payments. These benefits are available to veterans who either became sick or injured while serving or suffered a worsened condition due to their military service. We can assist by:
- Helping to determine your eligibility for benefits
- Guiding you through the application requirements
- Answering questions on the disability ratings system
- Advising on next steps after your application is denied
- Representing you throughout the appeals process