Impact in the Courts

The Social Security disability attorneys at Leventhal Sutton & Gornstein are known for having litigated some of the most important cases in the field of disability law. These cases help not only our clients, but all other claimants who later benefit from the precedent set by the published opinions of the court.

The following is only a partial list of our successful cases:

Sullivan v. Zebley, 493 U.S. 521, 110 S.Ct. 885 (1990)
Ramirez v. Barnhart, 372 F.3d 546 (3d Cir. 2004)
Markle v. Barnhart, 324 F.3d 182 (3d Cir. 2003)
Walton v. Halter, 243 F.3d 703 (3d Cir. 2001)
Rosetti v. Shalala, 12 F.3d 1216 (3d Cir. 1993)
Mansfield v. Colvin 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 119207 (E.D. Pa. Aug. 22, 2013)
Lightford v. Colvin, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 117593 (E.D. Pa. Aug. 20, 2013)
Mendez v. Colvin, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 122539 (E.D. Pa. Aug. 12, 2013)
Samuel v. Colvin, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 107778 (E.D. Pa. July 31, 2013)
Mantes v. Comm’r of Soc. Sec., 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 107157 (D.N.J. July 31, 2013)
Bernard v. Astrue, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 44773 (M.D. Pa. March 15, 2013)
Yakely v. Comm’r of Soc.Sec., 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 34570 (D.N.J. March 13, 2013)
Hall v. Astrue, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 163927 (E.D. Pa. Nov. 16, 2012)
Parker v. Astrue, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 163636 (E.D. Pa. Aug. 29, 2012)
Mangold v. Astrue, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 44293 (E.D. Pa. March 28, 2012)
Kitchen v. Astrue, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 13639 (M.D. Pa. Feb. 3, 2012)
Dutton v. Astrue, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 11645 (M.D. Pa. Jan. 31, 2012)
Grant v. Astrue, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 149168 (E.D. Pa. Dec. 9, 2011)
Jones v. Astrue, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 149182 (Nov. 30, 2011)
Rogers v. Astrue, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 135289 (E.D. Pa. Nov. 15, 2011)
Gaines v. Astrue, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 135240 (E.D. Pa. Sept. 7, 2011)
Bethea v. Astrue, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 142341 (E.D. Pa. Aug. 26, 2011)
Warfle v. Astrue, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 150692 (M.D. Pa. May 5, 2011)
Burt v. Astrue, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 37887, 164 Soc. Sec. Rep. Serv. 310 (E.D. Pa. April 7,
2011)
Boyd v. Astrue, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 29649 (E.D. Pa. March 18, 2011)
Small v. Astrue, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 116632 (E.D. Pa. Sept. 30, 2010)
Kirkwood v. Astrue, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 83429 (E.D. Pa. Aug. 16, 2010)
Heise v. Comm’r of Soc. Sec., 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 78089 (D.N.J. Aug. 2, 2010)
Soli v. Astrue, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 73826, 155 Soc. Sec. Rep. Serv. 212 (E.D. Pa. July 22,
2010)
Crock v. Astrue, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 65719, 154 Soc. Sec. Rep. Serv. 120 (W.D. Pa. July 1,
2010)
McCarthy v. Astrue, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 24935 (E.D. Pa. Jan. 26, 2010)
McClease v. Comm’r of Soc. .Sec., 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 101190, 147 Soc. Sec. Rep. Serv.
225 (E.D. Pa. Oct. 29, 2009)
Soto v. Astrue, 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 125822 (E.D. Pa. Sept. 29, 2009)
Benjamin v. Comm’r of Soc. Sec., 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 41952 (D.N.J. May 12, 2009)
Daniels v. Astrue, 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 32110 (M.D. Pa. Apr. 15, 2009)
Bailey v. Astrue, 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 111912 (E.D. Pa. Dec. 24, 2008)
Mamrol v. Astrue, 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 45845 (E.D. Pa. June 9, 2008)
Holmes v. Astrue 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 117637 (E.D. Pa. Jan. 31, 2008)
Hyer v. Astrue, 2007 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 49956, 121 Soc. Sec. Rep. Serv. 136 (E.D. Pa. July 11,
2007)
Henshaw v. Barnhart, 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 85152, 115 Soc. Sec. Rep. Serv. 67 (E.D. Pa. Nov.
22, 2006)
Franklin v. Barnhart, 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 39678, 111 Soc. Sec. Rep. Serv. 426 (E.D. Pa. June
15, 2006)
Fisher v. Barnhart, 393 F.Supp.2d 343 (E.D. Pa. 2005)
Honig v. Barnhart, 2005 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 8626 (E.D. Pa. March 21, 2005)
Belotserkovskaya v. Barnhart, 342 F.Supp.2d 335 (E.D. Pa. 2004)
Mason v. Barnhart, 2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 26003 (E.D. Pa. Dec. 30, 2004)
Leslie v. Barnhart, 304 F.Supp.2d 623 (M.D. Pa. 2003)
Turner v. Barnhart, 245 F.Supp.2d 681 (E.D. Pa. 2003)