E. Stewart Poisson

social security benefits application

What benefits are available from the Social Security Administration? Social Security benefits are confusing. There are several different types of benefits. Here is some information on each type of benefit: Disability Insurance Benefits This program pays monthly benefits to people with disabilities that meet certain criteria of the Social Security…

E. Stewart Poisson

This blog post, written on Thanksgiving Day, is to say thanks. Many of you may have seen our new firm videos on Facebook. Those were my husband’s idea. My husband Andrew was my greatest supporter. As many of you know, Andrew was diagnosed with Stage IV Glioblastoma Multiforme (an aggressive…

recorded statement

Should I give a recorded statement to the insurance company? Recorded statements are a part of the insurance company’s investigation. You should consult an attorney before you give a recorded statement. If you have been involved in a wreck in North Carolina or South Carolina, the insurance company will call…

Whitney Scarborough presented in May 2018 at a continuing legal education conference for attorneys. Her presentation focused on cross examination of vocational experts in Social Security disability hearings. Whitney’s presentation included an overview of data used by vocational experts in formulating their opinions and testimony on a claimant’s ability to…

Stewart Poisson was asked by the North Carolina Industrial Commission to present at the 21st Annual North Carolina Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference. The Industrial Commission is the judicial body for workers’ compensation claims in North Carolina. It hosts an Educational Conference each October that is attended by attorneys, adjusters and…

Poisson, Poisson & Bower, PLLC announces that its offices will close at 3:00PM on Fridays during the summer, beginning on May 27, 2016. Office hours will otherwise remain the same Monday through Thursday during the summer (8:30AM to 5:30PM in Wadesboro and 8:00AM to 5:00PM in Wilmington).