Attorney F. Anthony (Tony) Mannella grew up in Coon Rapids. He has been involved in a number of local activities including playing and coaching soccer, coaching Mock Trial students and participating in a number of ACBA volunteer functions. Tony is a nationally known Social Security Disability attorney. His BV rating in the Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Directory is evidence of his high standing among other attorneys, and he has been recognized in the past as a Rising Star in the legal profession. Tony truly loves working with and on behalf of the disabled and gets great satisfaction when he can successfully assist them in getting the benefits they need and are entitled to.
Consider the following:
Comfort Level - Are you comfortable telling the lawyer personal information? Does the lawyer seem interested in solving your problem?
Credentials - How long has the lawyer been in practice? Has the lawyer worked on other cases similar to yours?
Cost - How are the lawyer's fees structured - hourly or flat fee? Can the lawyer estimate the cost of your case?
City - Is the lawyer's office conveniently located?
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