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Monte Phillips

LLC Lawyer Master of Laws in Trial Practice
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Monte Phillips
Lawyer
 
 EDUCATION:
 
Southeast Missouri State University        Bachelor of Science
                                                                Psychology/ Sociology
 
University of Missouri-Kansas City
School of Law              Juris Doctor
 
University of Missouri-Kansas City
School of Law
Master of Laws in Trial Practice
 
 
*     Practiced law in Kansas City and Midwest for over 30 years
 
*     Successfully handled many Disability Claims-SOCIAL SECURITY CLAIMS 30 YEARS

*    VETERANS DISABILITY CLAIMS-8 YEARS
 
*    Faculty member at University of Missouri- Kansas City, Law and related subjects
 
*    Director of Research Program at University
 
*    Served as City Prosecutor and Elected County Prosecuting Attorney
 
*    Offered appointment as Associate Circuit Judge
 
*    Offered appointment as Consumer Counsel for the State of Kansas
 
*    Member of various bars, including:  Missouri Bar, Associate Member - Arkansas Bar Association; Disability Law Section, Tennessee Bar Association, United States District Courts, Various Appellate Courts, Supreme Court of United States, Court of Appeals of Veterans' Claims, Social Security and Veterans' Law Sections, Federal Bar Association, Mid-South Chapter
 
*     Certified as a Mediator/Arbitrator and Advanced Guardian ad Litem
 
*    Member American Association for Justice and other advocacy organizations
 
*     Public Policy activist for equal access to justice, better neighborhoods, resources for low income citizens
 
*     Dedicated in recent years to helping the disabled
 
*    Member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives.
Established in 1979, the National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives is an association of over 3,300 attorneys and paralegals who represent Social Security and Supplemental Income Claimants.  The members are committed to providing high quality representation for claimants, to maintaining a system of full and fair adjudication for every claimant, and to advocate for beneficial change in the disability determination and adjudication process.
 
To reach NOSSCR: (800) 431-2804.
Their website is a good source of information at:  http://www.nosscr.org/
 
*      Member of NOVA, National Organization of Veteran's Advocates
 
*     Member of NAELA, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
 
*     Member of Coalition for Livable Communities 
 
*     Department of Veteran's Affairs Accredited Claimant's Attorney
 
*     Member of Judicare & VLP Panels
 
*     Member, Social Security and Veterans' Law Sections, Federal Bar Association, Mid-South Chapter
 Legal Assistant:
 Tammie McCabe
 
 
 
 
 Tammie McCabe

Associate of Arts Degree 
Ozark Technical Community College

 She has been working on disability claims with the firm for 4 years.