Social Security Disability/SSI

Dru A. Shope, Attorney at Law

Social Security Disability Attorney

Do you have a serious illness or medical condition?  Are you unable to work for a year or expect to be off work for a year because of it?  The process of obtaining Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits can be complicated, time consuming and even frustrating, especially, for people who have never been through a process like this before.  Attorney Dru A. Shope has been practicing Social Security Disability Law for over 20 years.  Dru A. Shope, Attorney At Law, and his dedicated staff can help you minimize the confusion or frustration you are experiencing.  We treat you the way we would want to be treated, with respect and personal service.  Each appointment is with Attorney Shope.  He will represent you through all aspects of the administrative process of obtaining your benefits.

Areas of Practice 

  • Social Security Disability
  • Supplemental Security Income
  • Children's Disability Issues

What You Can Expect From Our Service

It is important that you find a dedicated disability benefits lawyer who will provide you with the services you require in the manner in which you require it.  You can expect from us the following:

  • Attorney Shope will personally represent you at every stage in the process, including the Social Security ALJ hearing.
  • Your case will be handled by Attorney Shope both for case preparation and representation.  We do not use non-attorney representatives or paralegals.
  • Attorney Shope does extensive case preparation and places particular value on prompt and thorough case development.
  • Attorney Shope will come to your home or if necessary, to your medical facility, to discuss and prepare your case if you are unable to travel to our office.
  • We are easily accessible by phone and return calls promptly.
  • We work with doctors and other medical professionals in order to obtain and present the most accurate evidence.
  • We meet with clients in Ironton & Portsmouth, Ohio, Ashland, Kentucky and Huntington, West Virginia.

Contact Us

If you are unable to work because of disability, or you have a disabled child, please contact Attorney Dru A. Shope to learn how we can help you.  We do not charge attorney's fees unless we obtain benefits for you.  We offer a free initial consultation to all new clients.  Call 1-866-241-3344 or 304-522-8255.  You can also email for an appointment with Mr. Shope at