Lawrence Mabes has appeared at over a thousand Social Security Disability (SSD) hearings alongside people who need benefits because they cannot work. He takes pride in providing compassionate, personalized representation to his clients.
He has extensive experience handling SSD, Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and childhood SSI cases from initial denial to appeal. He has helped clients with a wide variety of impairments earn the benefits they deserve.
Lawrence joined Nash Disability Law in June 2016. He was previously an associate at a law firm in New York City that focuses on SSD law. He also was an intern to a former Social Security administrative law judge.
He focuses his practice exclusively on obtaining SSD benefits for people whose health problems keep them from working.
Lawrence was the Chair of the Chicago Bar Association Social Security Law Committee from 2021-2022. He is admitted to practice law in New York and before the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York.
He earned his law degree from the Universidad Finis Terrae in Santiago, Chile, and his Master of Laws from Fordham University School of Law in New York. Lawrence was raised bilingual and speaks both English and Spanish fluently.