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Tippecanoe County, Indiana

Tippecanoe County, Lafayette, Indiana Disability Attorneys

Tippecanoe County, located in the Wabash Valley, is famous for the Battle of Tippecanoe, a conflict between troops organized by Gen. William Henry Harrison and a Native American of the Shawnee tribe, Tecumseh, who opposed U.S. expansion into Native territory. Founded in 1826, its population today is approximately 173,000. The county is home to the cities of Lafayette (the County Seat), West Lafayette, and Purdue University, a world class research facility. Twenty-two Purdue graduates have gone on to become astronauts, the most famous being Gus Grissom and Neil Armstrong. Amelia Earhart taught flight training classes at Purdue and The Purdue Research Foundation funded the aircraft in which Earhart attempted her flight around the world. When employees of Purdue University are denied benefits, the consequences can be significant. Not only do their disability benefits cease, but they also lose their life insurance benefits, tuition reimbursement, and annuity contributions. O’Ryan Law Firm has successfully defended several Purdue employees in claims against Cigna and Prudential insurance companies. Some of their various disabilities have included Lyme Disease, diabetes, cancers, disk diseases, and various neuropathies.

In 2012, Tippecanoe County was ranked the 20th “healthiest” out of 92 Indiana counties. However, if you are a Tippecanoe County resident and are dealing with various health issues, you most likely need someone to be on your side when your disability insurance or health insurance carrier denies or terminates your benefits.

Long Term Disability

O’Ryan Law Firm focuses mainly on long term disability claims, representing policyholders across Indiana. We understand the challenges and frustrations in pursuing a disability claim. We also understand insurance companies and how they operate. If you have a claim that has been wrongfully denied, O’Ryan Law Firm can assist you in enforcing your rights under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) or state law. Without a lawyer, this can be a tiring and confusing process. We try to resolve cases as quickly as possible because we understand that you need the money quickly to help with medical bills and lost income.

Social Security Disability Income

When you are unable to work because of a disabling condition, even if you are applying for or appealing disability benefits from your insurance carrier, you may still be eligible for Social Security Disability benefits. We will make sure you understand every part of the process involved when you are applying for Social Security Disability benefits. When O’Ryan Law Firm represents you in your Social Security Disability claim, we can help you navigate this confusing and complicated process.

Life Insurance

When you purchase a life insurance policy, you should be assured of the financial help you need when a loved one passes away. If you have lost a loved one and the insurance company is denying your claim, O’Ryan Law Firm can help. Bridget O'Ryan, is familiar with how the insurance industry will try to keep you from getting the benefits you need and deserve. Some insurance companies may claim that the coverage had lapsed, the death was not accidental, or that there was a change in the beneficiary. O’Ryan Law Firm utilizes forensic experts, pathologists and private investigators to prove that the insurance company's allegations are false and you are entitled to the life insurance benefits your loved one provided for your protection.

If you have been denied long term disability, short term disability, medical coverage, life insurance benefits, or Social Security Disability benefits we can answer all of your questions. There is no charge for a free initial consultation. Contact O’Ryan Law firm either online or by phone at (317) 255-1000.


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