Changes Coming to Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits in 2017

Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) beneficiaries will receive a 0.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for 2017.  The average benefit for a disabled worker will increase from $1,167 to $1,171.  Maximum SSI payments for an individual will increase from $733/mo. to $735/mo. and from $1,100/mo. to $1,103/mo. for a couple.  Other important Social Security…


Do I qualify for VRS disability retirement benefits?

Virginia Retirement System members frequently ask us if their specific health condition(s) qualify them for VRS disability retirement benefits. A VRS disability claim is not based solely on your medical diagnosis. Whether or not your claim for VRS disability retirement benefits will be approved depends upon a variety of factors unique to your case. These factors include, but are not limited to, your…


Save the Date: The 10th Annual Food Frenzy

The Gillette Law Group, PLLC, the Attorney General of Virginia, The Young Lawyers Division of the Virginia Bar Association, and the Federation of Virginia Food Banks invite you to SAVE THE DATE!  The 10th Annual Legal Food Frenzy is April 4-15, 2016, and benefits foodbanks across the Commonwealthe of Virginia. To date, the Legal Food Frenzy has raised the…


Our Team Members

Being a small business owner, I take great pride in my firm and my team. I’m lucky to work with a group of compassionate individuals that share my passion for providing top notch client service. I’m also grateful for the comments we receive from our clients, praising our team. We truly get great satsifaction form helping…


A New Website!

We’re excited to launch our new Gillette Law Group website. Our goal is to make it easier for our clients to navigate the site and understand all that we offer with regards to social security disability, One of our goals is to keep the site up to date with timely information, so please check back…