How to File a Long-Term Disability Appeal

If your initial claim for long-term disability benefits was denied, the good news is that you have legal options. But you need to act quickly. At Petro Law Firm, we can help you take the steps you need to file a successful long-term disability appeal. 1. Review Your Denial Letter and Plan Documents Before you [...]


Why Was My Claim for Long-Term Disability Denied?

Having your claim for long-term disability denied can be frustrating, not to mention discouraging. But it's important to remember that insurance companies deny more long-term disability claims than they approve — even if those claims are legitimate. And you do have legal options. Before you give up your LTD claim, speak to an experienced disability [...]


What You Need to Know About Applying for Long-Term Disability

Many employers provide their workers with long-term disability coverage to protect them in case of illness or injury. But if you’re thinking about applying for long-term disability benefits, the process can be more challenging than you may think. At Petro Law Firm, our experienced Birmingham AL LTD lawyers can help. We’re not afraid to stand [...]


Spinal Cord Injury Lawyer

Spinal cord injuries, much like TBIs, can permanently alter your life and cause long-term disabilities. If you or your loved one suffered a spinal cord injury in an accident, you're likely dealing with significant medical expenses, lost wages, and serious physical and emotional pain. You may have questions about how to hold the negligent parties responsible — [...]


Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer

A traumatic brain injury (TBI) can have far-reaching effects on your life and cause tremendous stress to you and your family. Because the brain is the body’s control center, even a relatively minor injury can impact the way we move, think, feel, and communicate. Unfortunately, however, TBIs are also complex injuries that insurance companies struggle to value properly. At Petro Law [...]