Law Offices of Clark, James, Hanlin & Hunt, LLC - Birmingham, AL

17 20th Street NorthSuite 600Birmingham, AL 35203

Updated: 11/24/2018

Birmingham Social Security Disability Law Firm

Overview

Based in Birmingham, the Law Offices of Clark, James, Hanlin and Hunt, LLC, provides dedicated, effective legal representation to clients throughout Alabama. For almost 40 years, our attorneys have been helping disabled workers and children collect the Social Security Disability benefits they need to pay for medical treatment, keep up with the daily costs of living and support their families.

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