Skip to main content

Are you a legal professional? Visit our professional site

Search for legal issues
For help near (city, ZIP code or county)
Please enter a legal issue and/or a location

Blakley v. Comm'r of Soc. Sec., No. 08-6270

Article Placeholder Image
By FindLaw Staff on September 24, 2009 2:01 PM

District court's judgment affirming a decision denying petitioner's request for social security disability benefits is reversed and remanded because an ALJ failed to give good reasons for discounting the opinions of petitioner's treating physicians in violation of 20 C.F.R. section 404.1527 (d)(2).   

Read Blakley v. Comm'r of Soc. Sec., No. 08-6270

Appellate Information

Argued: April 4, 2009

Decided and Filed: September 24, 2009


Opinion by Judge Suhrheinrich


For Appellant:  Julie Anne Atkins, Atkins Law Office, Harlan Kentucky

For Appellee: Haila Naoli Kleinman, Holly A. Grimes, Mary Ann Sloan, Social Securoty Administration, Office of General Counsel, John S. Osborn III, Assistant United States Attorney

Find a Lawyer

More Options