If you can't work–We want to help!

We help people get the Social Security and VRS Disability Retirement benefits
they need to improve their lives.

Serving Virginia, including Newport News, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Hampton & surrounding regions.

At the Gillette Law Group, we believe in making a positive difference in the lives of our clients. Helping people who need Social Security disability and Virginia Retirement System (VRS) disability retirement benefits make it through difficult times gives our work meaning and purpose. We help the residents of Virginia, including Norfolk, Newport News, Williamsburg, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, and Hampton get the Social Security Disability Benefits and VRS disability retirement benefits they deserve.

If you can’t work due to a physical or mental illness, give us a call. For years, we’ve helped residents of Virginia just like you, get the disability benefits they’ve earned.

Gillette Law Group helps people in Norfolk, Richmond, Virginia Beach, Southeast Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina get the disability benefits they need. Contact us today for a free evaluation of your claim.

Brian J. Gillette

Brian J. Gillette

Managing Attorney

He’s found a way with his Virginia-based disability practice. He explains, “My clients are often in dire straits since they aren’t able to work and have lost their income. When I win benefits for them, I know I’m helping a whole family.”

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Jennifer S. Gillette

Jennifer S. Gillette

BSN, Legal Nurse

Jennifer and Brian have been married since 1995 and have four (4) children. They are excited to be living their dream of building a law practice while combining their legal and medical skills.  Jennifer is the firm’s Legal Nurse who reviews medical records and creates detailed medical summaries in support of Social Security and Virginia Retirement System (VRS) disability retirement claims.

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Elissa J. Kaisand

Elissa J. Kaisand

Lead Case Manager

Elissa Kaisand is our Lead Case Manager at the Gillette Law Group, PLLC. She originally joined the firm in February 2012. Elissa graduated in December 2011 from Liberty University earning a B.S. in Health Science with a concentration in Health Promotion.While attending Liberty University, Elissa held an internship at Living Well Health Solutions where she worked as a Bio Technician.

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Brandy L. Guerrero

Brandy L. Guerrero

Case Manager

Brandy L. Guerrero is one of our three Case Managers and works under the direction and guidance of our Lead Case Manager, Elissa. Brandy originally joined Gillette Law Group, PLLC, in May 2014. She was attracted to our work because, “all around us there are people who are hurting, people who need encouragement, people who need compassion and I want to use my talents to bless them.” Brandy is an important member of our team responsible for welcoming clients into our firm and managing their Social Security disability benefits claims.

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Lauren B. Mowery

Lauren B. Mowery

Case Manager

Lauren B. Mowery is one of our three Case Managers and works under the direction and guidance of our Lead Case Manager, Elissa. Growing up, Lauren enjoyed assisting others in the community by volunteering at soup kitchens and coaching youth soccer teams. During the course of her career, Lauren has continued down the path of helping others—working as a Vocational Counselor, a Client Services Consultant, and a Scheduling Coordinator for an estate planning law firm. She is an important member of our team responsible for managing our clients’ Social Security disability benefits claims.

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Christopher C. Kelly

Christopher C. Kelly

Legal Assistant

Christopher C Kelly is the Legal Assistant in the office and works under the direction and guidance of our Lead Case Manager, Elissa. He originally joined the firm in May 2017. Christopher graduated in August 2017

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Monica F. Outten

Monica F. Outten

Intake Specialist

Monica F. Outten is our intake specialist and works under the direction of Intake Supervisor, Brandy Guerrero and Lead Case Manager, Elissa Kaisand. Monica joined the Gillette Law Group, PLLC in January 2018.

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Scott B. Elkind

Of Counsel

Scott Elkind became “of counsel” to the Gillette Law Group, PLLC, in 2010. He is a frequent lecturer on the topic of disability benefits. Scott is often called upon by practitioners and bar associations nationwide to lend his advice concerning many topics in disability benefits law and related issues.

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