Millions of individuals in the United States suffer from serious, disabling physical and mental illnesses that prevent them from working. Social Security Disability acts as a safety net for these individuals by providing them with monthly financial benefits and health insurance.
At Ascend Disability we have a team of experienced lawyers and case managers who understand how to navigate the frustrating bureaucracy of the Social Security Administration. Let us carry you through the process, and improve your chances of getting benefits. Ascend Disability will do the leg-work for you and develop your case to improve your chances of being awarded benefits.
Our lawyers have helped hundreds of clients get back on their feet. If you are unable to work due to a serious physical or mental disability that has lasted or will last for twelve months or longer, contact us today. Our team is waiting to help you get the benefits that you deserve. All you have to do is reach out and take our hand, and an Ascend Disability Lawyer will fight for you every step of the way.
Jason Harmon is the founder of Ascend Disability Lawyers, LLC, which has offices along the Gulf Coast. Originally focusing exclusively on Social Security Disability, Jason has expanded his practice to include Veterans’ Disability Benefits, Long Term Disability, ERISA claims, and other employer related issues that the working man or woman commonly face when he or she is no longer able to work.
Jason was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. He attended college at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, where he double-majored in English and Psychology. After college, he worked for a law firm as a non-attorney representative, traveling to over 300 disability hearings around the country, and writing briefs for the law firm. The firm went on to become one of the preeminent SSD firms in the country.
Soon thereafter, he attended Mississippi College School of Law, where he held leadership positions in numerous organizations, including the Moot Court Board. During Law school, Jason continued to represent disabled individuals in their hearings, and also served as a Guardian Ad Leitum in the law school adoption clinic, assisting the court with placing children in good homes. He graduated from Law School with honors.
After graduation, Jason founded Ascend Disability Lawyers in New Orleans. The firm has expanded to include satellite offices along the Gulf Coast, and serves deserving clients nationwide. His firm has helped thousands of individuals fight for their Social Security disability benefits, and he has personally represented clients in hundreds of hearings.