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I am looking for help with obtaining social security benefits in las vegas, Nevada. Are there attorneys that speialize in that type of case in Las Vegas, NV?

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I tried to apply for help directly6 years ago when I becvame disabled, but SS said that I did not meert their criteria.

Lawyer's Assistant: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Las Vegas, NevadaNeva

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I missed paying inro the system for 1 year back in 2002, when I had my own business so I do not have 45 cosecutive quarers of paying into SS.

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Lawyer: Phillips Esq., Attorney-at-Law replied 4 months ago

I am sorry to read about your difficulties.

Could you explain a little more?

Are you now trying to apply Social Security Disability benefits or Social Security Retirement benefits?

How old are you?

Are you still working?

Thank you for your cooperation.

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