Welfare / Benefits

Welfare / Benefits

Applications, Appeals and Frauds

Our dedicated Welfare Benefits team successfully assists large numbers of clients to challenge incorrect decisions. The welfare benefit system is extremely complicated – It is easy for both claimants and officials to make mistakes that lead to a serious legal problem. Professional advice is often needed to help resolve problems.

We help in welfare benefits appeals. Our team can assist you to understand the legal process to challenge a negative benefit decision. We are able to advise you step-by-step on the appeals process and help you to prepare for your tribunal hearing.

Our Welfare Benefits lawyers are also able to provide professional advice and representation if you have been accused of benefit fraud.

We can assist in the following types of benefits issues:

  • Appeals before the Social Security Tribunal
  • Attendance Allowance appeals
  • Backdated claims for benefits
  • Benefit fraud allegations
  • Carers allowance
  • Child benefit / guardians allowance
  • Delays in processing benefits
  • Disability Living Allowance (DLA) appeals
  • Discretionary housing payment reviews
  • Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) appeals
  • First-tier Tribunal appeals
  • Habitual residence test / right to reside problems
  • Housing / council tax benefit
  • Incapacity benefit
  • Income Support
  • Industrial injuries benefits
  • Jobseekers’ Allowance (JSA)
  • Overpayments / underpayments of benefit
  • Personal Independence Payments (PIP) appeals
  • Tax Credits and Pension Credit
  • Universal Credit
  • Upper Tier Tribunal appeals
  • Welfare benefits claim form completion

Get in toch with RG Solicitors to discuss your rights to apply for state benefits and applications on info@rgsolicitors.com or call on 02080951214