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Kelvin K. Lee

Kelvin K. Lee

Social Security Disability and Administrative Law Attorney
  • Social Security Disability
  • California
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Summary

Former Senior Attorney, Social Security Administration (Pasadena, CA SSA/OHO)


Former Administrative Law Judge, California Department of Social Services (Los Angeles, CA State Hearings Division)


I represent clients throughout the entire Social Security disability application process. In addition to representing clients applying for SSDI and SSI benefits in the Office of Hearings Operations (OHO), I also handle cases involving Continuing Disability Reviews (CDRs) overpayments, children and survivor's benefit issue, also with providing assistance with retirement benefits.

My practice is unique in that I represent Social Security clients who are dealing with issues involving SSA Field Offices regarding suspension, termination and reinstatement of SSI and other benefits. I appear with clients in cases before Disability Hearing Officers I seek to give my utmost effort on behalf of clients wherever they are in the process of securing Social Security benefits.

I also represent clients who are applying for Disability Retirement before Public Agencies including LACERA, LACERS, CalPERS and others throughout the State of California

I am also a former Administrative Law Judge for the California Department of Social Services and handle cases involving Medi-Cal, Cal Fresh and Cash Assistance benefits..

Practice Area
  • Social Security Disability
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    I give free consultations regarding Social Security Disability Cases.
  • Contingent Fees
    Social Security disability applications are handled on a contingency fee basis. There are hourly or fixed fees for other matters. I am glad to discuss payment arrangement so that I am able to represent you.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Cash or Checks
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Lawyer
Law Offices of Kelvin K. Lee
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Administrative Law Judge
California Department of Social Services, State Hearings Decision
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Decided cases involving issuance of public benefits, including Medi-Cal, Cal Fresh and Cash Assistance.
Vertical Advocate/Staff Counsel
California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
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Service as vertical advocate representing Department in State Personnal Board Cases
Senior Staff Counsel
California Department of Real Estate
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Represented Department of Real Estate in Licensing Matters
Staff Counsel
California Department of Motor Vehicles
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Represented Department of Motor Vehicles in cases involving applicants and holders of occupational licenses.
Senior Attorney
US Social Security Administration, Office of Hearing Operations
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Wrote administrative law judge decisions in disability cases, and adjusticated disability claims when warranted.
Education
University of California - Los Angeles
M.A. | Urban Planning
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UCLA School of Law
J.D. | Law
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University of California - Los Angeles
B.A. | Geography
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Professional Associations
San Gabriel Valley Lawyer Referral Services
Referral Service Member
- Current
Activities: Represent referred clients in Social Security and other legal matters.
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Hemophilia Foundation of Southern California
Governing Board Member
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Activities: Oversee governance of non-profit serving the Hemophilia population throughout Southern California
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San Gabriel Chamber of Commerce
Attorney Panel Member
- Current
Activities: Member of Chamber of Commerce Panel regularly holding informational seminars for the San Gabriel Community
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UCLA Alumni Association
Member
- Current
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State Bar of California  # 152867
Member
- Current
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National Organization of Social Security Claimant's Representatives (NOSSCR)
Referral Service Member
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Activities: Belong to referral service for claimant's representatives
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Speaking Engagements
Social Security and Administrative Law , San Gabriel Chamber of Commerce Attorney Panel , San Gabriel, CA
San Gabriel Chamber of Commerce
Informational panel for Chamber of Commerce Members
Real Estate Licensing , Overview of the California Bureau of Real Estate
California Bureau of Real Estate
Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
Law Offices of Kelvin K. Lee
1455 San Marino Avenue
Suite D
San Marino, CA 91108
Telephone: (626) 524-5038