New Hampshire Disability Insurance Attorneys
- Do I Need To Come To Your Office In Order For Your Firm To Evaluate My Claim?
- Do I Have to File My Disability Denial Lawsuit in New Hampshire?
- New Hampshire Courts, Government and New Hampshire Department of Insurance Information
Our New Hampshire Disability Attorneys assist disability insurance claimants during all stages of a claim for disability insurance benefits. Since 1979, our disability law firm has represented disability claimants against every major disability insurance company. We have earned our reputation in both New Hampshire and Nationwide as aggressive, competent, and reliable disability insurance lawyers.
It is essential to hire a disability insurance law firm that has the resources, co-counsel network and experience to effectively represent disability insurance claimants against these nationwide disability insurance companies. We have relationships with lawyers throughout New Hampshire and if we are not able to assist you with your disability claim, then we may be able to recommend a New Hampshire disability lawyer. If you have a disability insurance claim in either New Hampshire or any other state, contact our disability insurance attorneys for a free consultation.
New Hampshire residents that have had their disability insurance benefits denied can file a lawsuit in the District Court and Superior Court under a limited set of circumstances. New Hampshire’s state appellate courts includes the New Hampshire Supreme Court. If the disability claimant resides in New Hampshire and the disability insurance company is located in a different state, and the amount of disability benefits payable is greater than $75,000, then the lawsuit can be filed in New Hampshire Federal District Court. If the disability insurance policy is an employer provided policy governed by ERISA, then the disability claim must be filed in federal court. New Hampshire has one Federal District Court. An ERISA governed disability claim denial lawsuit can usually be filed in any state that the insurance company conducts business. According to the New Hampshire Department of Insurance there are more than 1,000 insurance companies that sell insurance products in New Hampshire.
No. We are certainly available to meet with you at any of our satellite offices located in either New Hampshire or another state, however following a review of your disability policy or any other pertinent documents and a free telephone conversation we are usually able to make a determination. It is our job to try to get our clients paid their disability insurance benefits as quick as possible; therefore we prefer to have an initial consultation via telephone.
In the event of a disability claim denial, our disability attorneys will usually have the option of selecting one of several states to file the disability lawsuit. More than 80% of short term and long term disability insurance policies are governed by a federal law called ERISA, which means that a New Hampshire disability insurance attorney can usually file a lawsuit in any federal court in any state.
- New Hampshire Court System Official Website
- New Hampshire Court Structure Chart
- Official Government Website of the State of New Hampshire – Information regarding the state of New Hampshire governmental entities resources.
- New Hampshire Department of Insurance – Regulates all insurance companies that do business in New Hampshire.
- U.S. Court of Appeals (1st Circuit) – This court has jurisdiction over appeals from United States District Courts located in Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island.
- District of New Hampshire Federal Court
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