Idaho Social Security Disability Lawyers

If you are thinking about applying for Social Security disability in Idaho, then you should weigh the benefits of hiring an attorney. An experienced Social Security disability lawyer can significantly improve the odds that your case will be approved.

Social Security data from Idaho reveals that 28% of the Social Security disability claims are denied on average. Of course, most applicants that have been denied on their first attempt appeal the decision. However, the chances of approval are even worse in the first phase of the appeals process, which is formally known as reconsideration.

The vast majority of claimants will have to wait until their hearing before an administrative law judge (ALJ) to have a significant chance of approval.

Idaho has 1 Hearing Offices where you can go to have your case heard by an ALJ. They are listed in the above table.

Most successful Social Security disability claims are approved during the hearing, largely because the ALJs have more leeway in the way they handle claims and can actually see and hear you while you present evidence of your disability.

Overall, 57% of Idaho disability hearings result in an disability benefits being awarded.

On average, Idaho residents wait 598 days for their hearing before an ALJ. Some Hearing Offices are more favorable than others.

Disability Statistics for Idaho
OfficeJudgesAvg. Hearing Wait TimeAverage Processing TimeAvg. Dispositions Per Day Per ALJCases DismissedCases ApprovedCases Denied
Boise018 months598 daysinf15%57%28%
All Idaho018 months598 daysinf15%57%28%
All Administrative Law Judges in Idaho
JudgeCity of OperationFull FavorablePart FavorableTotal ALJ DispositionsTotal AwardsTotal DecisionsTotal DenialsTotal Dispositions
View Social Security Offices in Idaho
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