Why an Attorney Is Necessary for an Appeal When ERISA Disability Is Denied

Authored by:

Attorney William Green from Delfino Green & Green Law


William Green
Mr. Green has made a career of championing the rights of the most vulnerable members of society against the most powerful corporations, government entities, and insurance companies. Where most attorneys take on “a case,” Mr. Green takes on clients and their cause.

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Delfino Green & Green
For over 30 years, the highly skilled and experienced attorneys at Delfino Green & Green have been protecting the rights of individuals throughout California. We work hard to hold negligent parties accountable for their actions that caused injuries, insurance companies responsible for their promises to pay disability benefits, and employers accountable for their commitment to protecting their employees in the workplace.


As an employee in a specific industry, your benefits are supposed to be protected by ERISA law. Unfortunately, there are too many times when these benefits are denied wrongfully in an effort for the provider to keep their profits high. What do you do when this happens? How do you go about getting the benefits you deserve despite the decision of the provider? This is when you should speak with an attorney about what comes next and how you can protect your right to these benefits.

At Attorney Can Help You with Accurate Information

In many cases involving benefit claims, one of the reasons a company may use to deny the claim is lack of information or inaccurate information. It’s important for claimants to know what must go into their documents and how they can successfully get their benefits. With a lawyer on your side, you can avoid running into this situation in the first place. However, if you’ve already been denied, a lawyer can help you appeal with the necessary and accurate paperwork to help increase your chances of receiving your benefits.

Understanding Timelines

There are some situations where documents must be filed in a timely manner. Not many employees know this. As such, they miss deadlines and they lose out on benefits because of it. A lawyer can help you file everything in a timely manner.

Getting the Results You Need

At Delfino Green & Green, we recognize your need for benefits and how complicated ERISA law can be. You need someone on your side who can help you understand what to expect moving forward. It’s our goal to ease your mind if you’ve been denied benefits. We know how to utilize ERISA on your behalf. If you have questions about a denied claim, or if you need to pursue benefits promised to you, count on our attorneys to stand by your side and help you from start to finish.

Call our firm today at 415-442-4646.

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