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Winning the Headache Claim

Total Credits: 1 CLE Credit

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Patricia McCabe |  Kathleen Melez
Course Levels:
All Skill Levels
1 Hour
Audio and Video
Access for 90 day(s) after purchase.

Tags: Fall 2020


This program will discuss key strategies for winning the headache case. Participants will learn the hallmark characteristics of chronic migraine headaches, chronic daily headaches and cluster headaches. The discussion will focus on SSR 19-4, documentary evidence, diaries and third-party witness statements.




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Patricia McCabe – is the owner of a small firm in Van Nuys, CA, where she represents Claimants’ at all levels and in the United States Supreme Court.  She also represents individuals in insurance litigation involving ERISA claims and individual disability insurance claims. Ms. McCabe has represented the 9th Circuit on the NOSSCR board and serves as a member at large. She received her Juris Doctorate from Franklin Pierce Law Center, New Hampshire.

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Kathleen A. Melez - is an attorney and physician practicing both law and medicine in Los Angeles. She received her Juris Doctorate from Loyola Law School Los Angeles, her MD cum laude degree from the University of Debrecen, Hungary, residency and fellowship training from Georgetown University and UCLA. She is Board Certified in Pediatrics. Dr. Melez is admitted to practice law in California and the District of Columbia.  She represents SSDI and SSI claimants at all levels and in the United States District Court and has worked as a medical expert in litigation. She is licensed as a medical expert for the Medical Board of California.  Dr. Melez also worked  for the Boston Social security office for six months as a chart reviewer in the Quality Control unit.


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