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  • Mr. Quiat was very specific about my options, chances of a successful appeal, and the costs of same. We did discuss the possibility of taking […]

    ~ Kevin

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  • Mr. Quiat, and his Team were able to re-instate my disability benefits discontinued by Aetna Insurance. Mr. Quiat was always available, and responded quickly to […]

    ~ Carlos

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  • Mr. Quiat . Is thorough , pleasant to work with . He exhibits complete competency of his profession . I would highly recommend him . […]

    ~ Insurance Client

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  • Mike took the time in our initial meeting to truly understand my situation and what I was up against. He listened to my concerns and […]

    ~ Kevin

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  • As I was facing some of the most difficult times of my life with seemingly no way out, I was most fortunate to meet Michael […]

    ~ Long Term Disability Client

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  • HE IS THE BEST!!!! He listened very intently to me and took copious notes. At the end of my meeting with him I knew that […]

    ~ Arbitration Client

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    Michael Quiat handled my long term disability case and did so in a very caring manner. […]

    ~ Barbara

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  • SOLID EXPERTISE Solid expertise… Very responsive in client concerns\Effective advocate in handling interactions with opposing party.

    ~ Employee Benefits Client

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  • THE MOST RESPONSIVE ATTORNEY Mike stands out as the most responsive attorney…He always made it as easy as possible for me to get things done, […]

    ~ Insurance Client

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  • EXTRAORDINARY ATTORNEY Mike Quiat is an extraordinary attorney…His extensive experience and expertise was instrumental in obtaining and maintaining my LTD benefits… The compassion he showed […]

    ~ LTD Client

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Disability Lawyers in Hackensack, NJ and New York, NY

Disability Attorney: Fighting For Your Disability and Life Insurance

Insurance Companies and their lawyers fight Disability and Life Insurance Claims like yours every day. The stakes are too high to go it alone. We represent individuals against insurance carriers in individual disability income, ERISA, long term care, life and other complex insurance claims. For more than 30 years we have focused on getting policyholders what insurance companies owe them. We understand the hardships when individuals are forced to fight big insurance companies at a time when they are least able to do so. Our disability lawyers in NJ have the knowledge and experience to successfully guide clients through this highly adversarial process, so they get the policy benefits to which they are entitled.

We are licensed in New Jersey, but represent clients with local counsel nationwide. To learn more about our practice, see our blog at Whether you are a lawyer with a question, or a client looking for representation, we are happy to talk to you.

If you have a claim to file, talk to our disability attorney in NJ who knows how to battle insurance companies like Unum, Prudential, MetLife, Hartford, AIG, Aetna, Lincoln Financial, Guardian, Berkshire, United of Omaha, Principal, Northwestern Mutual, Cigna and others. Mike Quiat has been battling insurance companies for more than 30 years, and he can help you with your case.

Disability Lawyers: What do others in the field think of Mike Quiat?

Mike Quiat and his team of disability Insurance lawyers in new Jersey offer the same client-centered commitment in all of their work, which includes:
  • Disputes with all insurance companies, especially Unum, MetLife, Prudential and
  • ERISA and individual disability claims, including psych claims.

Uscher, Quiat, Uscher & Russo, is a disability claims law firm located in the NJ Metropolitan Area. Mike Quiat has over 30 years of experience with disability insurance claims, appeals and litigation. Disability claim law is Mike Quiat’s specialty, and he provides his clients with the help they need through high-quality legal counsel.

It’s important to know that insurance claims, especially disability claims, require detail-specific information. Because of this, it’s important to provide all the necessary information right away. A single mistake can sink the claim, as well as drag out the process.

Our Disability Clients

Our disability lawyers in NJ get clients from both states, as well as all over the country, and they contact us with claims and disputes involving a wide selection of injuries and illnesses. We have clients suffering from medical illnesses such as degenerative disc disease, Parkinson’s disease, brain trauma, coronary artery disease, cancer, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, Meniere’s disease, irritable bowel syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis, orthopedic injuries, such as carpal tunnel syndrome, back, neck, knee, and shoulder problems.

In addition to this, we are often contacted to represent clients who are suffering from PTSD, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder and other psychiatric diagnoses.

Working With our Disability Insurance Lawyers in New Jersey

The mission of Uscher, Quiat, Uscher & Russo has always been to provide the best legal representation, to people with disabilities, and to make sure that they get the disability insurance benefits to which they are entitled.

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Professional Affiliations

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  • American Bar Association
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  • Martindale
  • NYC Bar
  • Bergen Bar

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Proudly serving all of New York and New Jersey.