5 Reasons Why You Need to Hire a Texas Veteran Benefits Lawyer 


  • Veteran benefits laws are complex, and navigating a claim successfully is difficult without specialized legal knowledge.
  • Each state, including Texas, has its own specific rules and regulations around how veteran benefits claims are governed.
  • Disability benefits claims require proof that the disability is service-related, which can be tricky.
  • Working with a Texas veteran benefits lawyer gives your benefits claim the best possible chances of success, especially for more complex claims.

As a veteran, your service is recognized with a wide range of benefits available through the Veterans Affairs office, like health care and education benefits. These benefits offer important help to veterans reentering civilian life, but the VA can be complex. To make things even more confusing, every state has its own regulations and programs.

That’s where a Texas veteran benefits lawyer comes in. Here are five reasons veterans in Texas should be giving us a call:

1. The Complexity of Veteran Benefits Laws

There are many different benefits available to you as a veteran, but that also means a lot of rules and regulations to keep track of. Understanding eligibility requirements, filing procedures, and other legal complexities takes specialist knowledge and experience.

A qualified Texas veteran benefits lawyer can help you figure out which benefits you qualify for and how to get what you need as quickly as possible. We know the system and how to make it work for you.

2. Assistance with the Claims Process

Filing a claim for veteran benefits means dealing with a complex bureaucracy. There are a lot of details, and getting one wrong often adds delays to an already lengthy process.

Working with a Texas veteran benefits lawyer can help streamline this process. We ensure all necessary documentation and evidence are accurately presented, giving your claim a greater chance of success.

3. Expertise in Appeals

Initial claims are often denied, leaving you to fight through the appeals process to secure the benefits you deserve. A Texas veteran benefits lawyer is a crucial ally in that fight.

A qualified attorney can identify errors in your initial claim, gather additional evidence, and help you present a stronger case. Working with a lawyer can make the difference between winning your appeal and having crucial benefits denied.

4. Understanding Texas-Specific Benefits and Regulations

While many aspects of veteran benefits are governed by federal law, individual states have their own regulations and programs. Each Texas is no exception, with state agencies like the Texas Veterans Commission influencing how benefits work in our state.

A Texas veteran benefits lawyer is familiar with Texas’ nuances and can make sure you’re taking advantage of every available benefit. We can also guide you toward Texas-specific programs you may not have been aware of.

5. Support for Disability Claims

Filing a disability claim comes with unique legal challenges, like proving that your disability is related to your service. Filing to adequately do so is one of the most common reasons for denying a claim.

A Texas veteran benefits lawyer can help you gather and present evidence to establish a clear link between your military service and your disability. We can also make sure your disability is given a fair evaluation, with a rating and accompanying benefits that recognize the severity of your condition.

Contact Werner, Hoffman, Greig & Garcia to Speak with a Texas Veteran Benefits Lawyer ASAP

Navigating the complex legal world of veteran benefits can be a chore, and it’s the last thing you want to do when you’re returning to civilian life. You don’t have to face it alone.

At Werner, Hoffman, Greig & Garcia, our team of experienced Texas veteran benefits lawyers is committed to helping veterans secure the benefits they’ve earned. We are veterans ourselves. We understand the challenges you face, and we are ready to face them with you.

To learn more about Werner, Hoffman, Greig & Garcia and how we can help you, contact us online or at (800) 320-HELP.

Frequently Asked Questions

What specific benefits can a Texas veteran benefits lawyer help me access?

Everyone’s individual circumstances are different, and it’s impossible to say what you qualify for without evaluating your specific case. In general, however, our lawyers can help you access a wide range of benefits, including:

  • Disability compensation
  • Pensions
  • Health care benefits
  • Education benefits
  • Vocational training
  • Employment assistance
  • Home loan guarantees
  • Life insurance
  • And more

Speak with a member of our team to learn more.

What can I do if my claim was initially denied?

If your claim was initially denied, don’t panic. It’s not the end of the road.

You have the right to file an appeal and have your case reevaluated. Working with a Texas veteran benefits lawyer can help you understand why your claim was denied and how to file a successful appeal.

How can a lawyer help me if I’m having trouble proving my disability is service-related?

It’s not always obvious what specific evidence the VA is looking for in disability benefits claims, and it can be tricky to nail the details.

A Texas veterans benefits lawyer understands what the VA is looking for and has the experience to handle unique disability claims. We can examine medical records, consult expert witnesses, and put together a compelling case that checks all the right boxes.

Are there unique aspects of Texas laws that affect veteran’s benefits?

Yes. While there are federal laws that govern veteran benefits, the way these programs are regulated and implemented varies from state to state. Some states may also have additional state-specific programs available.

Working with a Texas veteran benefits lawyer like the team at Werner, Hoffman, Greig & Garcia ensures that your benefits claim takes the unique legal framework of Texas into account.

No Win, No Fee Commitment

Werner, Hoffman, Greig & Garcia is committed to helping you rebuild your life after a hardship. We are not just your legal team—we are your allies, your partners, and your advocates. We will do everything we can to handle your case with compassion and care, and to get you the results you need!

“And for every fight we take on, know this…we are doing everything we can to make sure we win!”

— Werner, Hoffman, Greig & Garcia

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About the Author

Adam Werner is a partner and practicing attorney at WHG. He specializes in personal injury cases, workers’ compensation claims, and veteran disability benefits. He routinely writes about personal injury and workers comp topics for the Werner, Hoffman, Greig & Garcia blog

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