Attorneys

Frederick J. Daley, Jr.

Chicago Social Security Disability Lawyer - Frederick J. Daley, Jr.

Attorney Frederick J. Daley, Jr. has enjoyed a long, respected career as an advocate and litigator.  He has provided representation for disability claimants since 1973.  In that time he has received numerous accolades.  He has been ranked by his peers as an Illinois Super Lawyer in the area of Social Security disability law.  Mr. Daley was also ranked as a Top Ten Social Security Disability lawyer by Leading Lawyers Network. More information about his peer ranking and review process is available at Leading Lawyers Network.

Mr. Daley received his undergraduate degree from the University of Miami in 1970 and his J.D. from New England School of Law in 1973.  He currently practices in the areas of Social Security disability law, civil litigation and appeals, long-term disability insurance, and railroad retirement board disability. In addition, Mr. Daley is currently on the Board of Directors for NADR as an at-large director through September, 2013.

Mr. Daley is the founding member of Daley Disability Law.

Admitted to Practice:

  • Illinois
  • Rhode Island
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
  • Central District of Illinois
  • Northern District of Illinois
  • Southern District of Illinois
  • Western District of Wisconsin
  • Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • Southern District of Indiana
  • Northern District of Indiana
  • Eastern District of Michigan
  • Western District of Michigan

Meredith E. Marcus

Chicago Social Security Disability Lawyer - Meredith E. Marcus

Attorney Meredith E. Marcus received her undergraduate degree from Connecticut College and her J.D. from John Marshall Law School, graduating cum laude.  Prior to joining Daley Disability Law, P.C., Ms. Marcus worked for a plaintiff’s personal injury and medical malpractice firm.  She currently focuses on Social Security disability at all levels of review including district and appellate court levels.  Ms. Marcus also concentrates her practice in the area of ERISA/employee benefits, individual insurance matters as well as vaccine injury litigation.

Bar Admissions: Illinois

Admitted to Practice: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, U.S. District Court for Western District of Wisconsin, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana, U.S. District Court for Eastern District of Michigan, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

Leah R.M. Miyamoto

Chicago Social Security Disability Lawyer - Leah R.M. Miyamoto

Attorney Leah R.M. Miyamoto received her undergraduate degree from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas in 2009 and her J.D. from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 2014. During law school, she clerked for Social Security’s Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR) in the Kansas City Regional Office. Ms. Miyamoto’s primary focus in her law school education and work experience was health law, administrative law and process, and insurance law and regulation. She also clerked for the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) Central Office in Kansas City, Missouri and Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) in Chicago, Illinois.

Admitted to Practice:

  • Illinois

Stephen M. Sloan

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Stephen Sloan received his undergraduate degrees from the University of North Texas in 2007 and his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2015. His primary focus during his law school education was in the areas of public interest and healthcare law. In addition to volunteering for multiple legal aid projects, he worked at the school’s legal clinic in the areas of vaccine injury and social security disability. Mr. Sloan now concentrates exclusively in the area of social security disability law practice with experience at both the administrative and federal court levels of review.

Bar Admissions: Illinois