Mock Hearings

A hearing represents your best opportunity to win a Social Security disability claim.

A hearing represents your best opportunity to win a Social Security disability claim. This is because the judge hearing your case begins fresh. So even if you have made mistakes in your initial claim, Evans & Evans can present new ways that best supports your claim. .

Evans & Evans will carefully prepare you for this hearing. We collect medical records, develop a winning strategy, and prepare you thoroughly for the hearing. We will familiarize you with the process, and your attorney will even take you through a mock hearing session so you know what to expect.

Preparation is absolutely essential when preparing for your hearing. It is vital that you submit in advance any additional evidence that you would like the judge to consider. Your judge will review your file and medical evidence before meeting with you, so it is essential that he or she has all of the information that will prove your disability.

Evans & Evans will sit down with you and review your file with you. We look at both the positive and negative evidence in your file. We discuss what questions the judge may ask you. We know that thoroughly preparing our clients to testify has a major effect on their case. We do several things to make sure you are comfortable and well prepared before going to court:

This includes:

  • Hold practice hearings where we pretend to be the judge
  • Offer immediate feedback on your testimony
  • Provide you with sample questions to take home
  • Give your homework assignments that will help you at your hearing¬†
  • Discuss any red flags in your case so that you have time to prepare before being put on the spot.