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Veterans Benefits Claims Examiner

Victory Disability in Malvern, PA USA

Compensation

$60,000 to $80,000 Annually

Employment Type

Full-Time

Why Work Here?

“Victory Disability is a growing dynamic Law Firm serving Veterans throughout the US.”

Our Growing firm seeks an experienced Veterans Benefits Claims Examiner for our new Veterans Disability benefits practice.

Victory Disability has always been passionate about assisting hard working Americans and disabled military veterans to get the Social Security disability benefits they’ve earned and deserve. Our Growing firm seeks an experienced full-time Veterans Benefits Claims Examiner to head up our new Veterans Disability benefits practice. Our clients are located across the United States.

Duties include:

  • Conduct initial interviews with prospective VA claimants to determine viability of the claim

  • Support the representation of clients in the prosecution of appeals before the VA Regional Office, BVA or the CAVC, including developing evidence and extensive research and drafting of appellate briefs and other substantive pleadings.

  • Develop the support for the representation of the veterans before Veterans Law Judges at the BVA and in appeals to the CAVC.

  • Maintain effective communication with represented clients through mail, telephone, and email.

  • Supervise and train the support team.

  • Assist with representation of clients at the Regional Office (RO) in filing original claims and appeals, and at the Decision Review Officer Hearings.

  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of current veteran statutes, regulations, and case law through personal research and by attending training and seminars per year, subject to approval.

Qualifications:

  • Experience in veterans benefits claims examination and at least 2 years working with VA disability benefits.

  • Applicants must possess legal research and writing experience and demonstrate excellent oral and written advocacy skills.

  • Strong research and analytical skills.

Preferred but not required:

  • Prior military experience.

  • Disabled veterans are encouraged to apply.

  • A law degree is preferred but not required.

  • Veterans legal clinic experience or experience handling VA claims or appeals is highly desired.

  • The applicant should possess a working knowledge of VA benefits (Title 38) and related laws, regulations and procedures, as well as a familiarity with Federal court veterans’ benefits jurisprudence and general administrative law. To the extent that these are not currently within the applicant’s knowledge, they will be expected to acquire such an understanding of VA law in short order.

Who you are:

  • You have an entrepreneurial spirit and want to be instrumental in the growth of the firm.

  • You solve problems and enjoy building something new.

  • You are solution oriented and know that it takes effective communication and collaboration across on organization to be successful.

  • You are organized and pay attention to the details. You are meticulous but know when good is good enough.

  • You believe feedback is a gift and welcome constructive criticism because you continually want to improve. You own and learn from your mistakes.

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

  • Normal office environment.

About Us:

Victory Disability is made up of people with many diverse backgrounds and lifestyles, and we like it that way. We invite applications from people of all stripes. We don't discriminate against employees or applicants based on gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, pregnancy status, or veteran status. Also, if you have a disability, please let us know if there's anything we can do to make the interview process better for you; we're happy to accommodate.

About Victory Disability:

Victory Disability has always been passionate about assisting hard working Americans and disabled military Veterans to get the Social Security disability benefits they’ve earned and deserve. Our Growing firm seeks an experienced Veterans Law Attorney to head up new Veterans Disability benefits practice. Our clients are located across the United States. We are looking for a full-time talented attorney to handle veterans’ disability appeals.

Company address: 40 Lloyd Avenue, Suite 208A, Malvern, PA 19355

Posted date: 13 days ago

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