BOARD MEMBER BIOGRAPHY




Pamela S. Levine

Former At-Large
2015


Pamela S. Levine has spent her career helping others. In her former position with the nation’s largest social security disability advocacy firm, Pamela used her legal skills and advocacy talents for more than 15 years to represent thousands of disabled individuals seeking Social Security disability benefits. Pamela founded Levine Law, LLC to create a firm that would combine skilled, professional representation with compassionate, respectful and personalized care. She knows that by giving her personal attention, your claim will get the focus it deserves. Pamela is ready to listen to you, assist you, and guide you through the bureaucratic maze of the government disability process. Pamela knows how important your claim is to you, and your family. At Levine Law, LLC, you are guaranteed to have a lawyer by your side throughout the disability claim process.

Levine Law, LLC continues a commitment to helping individuals in need that Pamela Levine has demonstrated throughout her educational and professional career. In both undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor (Go Blue!!) and law school at Boston University, Pamela gave her time to volunteer efforts and public interest projects. Pamela’s academic honors include selection to the prestigious International Law Journal, receipt of the American Jurisprudence Award in Constitutional Law and representation of her university at the Craven National Moot Court competition in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

As a member of the management team of her former firm and as one of the most experienced attorneys on their staff, Pamela was a regular presenter at both internal and outside continuing legal education seminars, sharing her knowledge, experience, expertise, and winning advocacy style with newer attorneys and advocates. Those presentations include Practising Law Institute’s conference on Social Security Disability and SSI in two consecutive years as part of a panel of experts, and speaking to medical support groups such as Mt. Sinai’s Sarcoidosis Support Group (NYC) and The Spondylitis Association of America (Morristown, NJ).

Distance is no obstacle at Levine Law, LLC. Pamela is proud to have represented claimants in their disability hearings in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania and Puerto Rico. Pamela is well respected for her professional demeanor and presentation and has enjoyed success on behalf of her clients across the country.

Pamela is admitted to the State Bar of New Jersey, the United States District Court of New Jersey and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.

Pamela’s hard work in her academic and professional pursuits has been rewarding. At Levine Law, LLC you can expect to receive the dedication and perseverance of a skilled, respected, experienced, and caring attorney that you deserve at your side.

Areas of Practice:

Social Security Disability
Supplemental Security Income
Bar Admissions:

New Jersey, 1992
U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1992
U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1999
Education:

Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts, 1992 J.D.
Honors: American Jurisprudence Award in Constitutional Law
Honors: Craven National Moot Court Competition
Law Journal: International Law Journal, Case & Note Editor
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1989 B.A.
Major: Political Science and English
Published Works:

Social Security and SSI Disability, Practising Law Institute, 1999
Social Security and SSI Disability, Practising Law Institute, 2000
Professional Associations and Memberships:
New Jersey State Bar Association
Essex County Bar Association
Past Employment Positions:

15 + years for the nation’s largest Social Security Advocacy Company, Supervising Advocate
Pro Bono Activities:

Volunteer Lawyers for Justice
Languages:

English
Spanish