Markham & Toronto Long-Term Disability Lawyers Offering Flexible Fee Arrangements

Mulqueen Disability Law is a highly experienced boutique law firm that focuses on providing individualized, certified trauma-informed client service and highly skilled legal representation in LTD and life insurance claims. We are selective in the cases we take on to ensure that we are able maintain our high standard of service for our clients.

We offer high-value initial consultations providing practical information, insights and suggestions, at no cost.

In our initial consultation, we will review your matter with you, discuss your options, and provide you with the information you need to help you decide your next steps. If we believe we can help you, we may offer our services to you at a cost that is based on the nature and complexity of your case and the anticipated work and result.

Our fees match our values (and our value).

If we accept your case, we offer a variety of flexible fee arrangements that reflect our commitment to access to justice, while taking into account the value of the service we provide. If we are not able to take your case, we will point you in the right direction to ensure that you are able to get the help you need.

Offering flexible contingency fee arrangements in litigation cases

If litigation is necessary, Mulqueen Disability Law offers hourly and contingency fee retainer agreements. We offer the Standard Contingency Fee Agreement in Ontario. Our fee is 33% of your total settlement, plus disbursements and taxes. In rare circumstances, we may charge less than 33% or as much as 35%. There are no up-front costs and we pay for all of your disbursements during your case. You only pay us our fee and reimburse us for your disbursements if and when your case settles or we win at trial. 

A Contingency Fee Agreement allows us to spend as much time as needed to fully understand and argue your case. It allows you to feel understood, supported, and empowered. In a very real sense, a Contingency Fee Agreement means we are in this together. We are not looking at the clock. Instead, we are focused on you and your case.

Tailored fee structures for LTD appeals & buyouts

If upon reviewing the denial or termination of your claim and weighing your options, you decide to appeal the decision, we can support you through the appeal process. We will provide you guidance throughout the process, from help you prepare your appeal package to preparing and submitting the appeal on your behalf, Mulqueen Disability Law can help. Our fees for appeals depend on how much help you need and can range from free to hourly, or on contingency pending the outcome of the appeal and your commitment to litigate a denial if your appeal is not successful.

If your LTD claim has been approved but you no longer want to report to the insurance company, you may be considering a payout/buyout of your claim. There are very important considerations and risks when considering if a buyout is the right decision for you. We will discuss risks and provide a strategy for your approach in the negotiation or we can negotiate the settlement for you. We can also provide independent legal advice if you have been offered a settlement.

Free assistance with LTD claim applications

It is never too soon to reach out for help. The team at Mulqueen Disability Law provides guidance to those who are considering stopping work due to disability and those who are in the process of understanding what benefits are available to them and the application process. We will review the short-term disability and LTD claims forms and provide our suggestions to improve the odds of success. We will also explain what happens if the claim is denied and provide answers regarding your employment rights and other benefits.

Mulqueen Disability Law Provides Flexible, Tailored Legal Solutions to LTD Claimants in Markham, Toronto, and Across Ontario 

At Mulqueen Disability Law, our clients can be assured that if we agree to take your case, we believe in you and in the strength of your claims. We are dedicated to offering tailored legal services and fee arrangements that accommodate our clients’ needs. By offering single or bundled legal solutions, we support clients as much support as required and help them focus on their recovery and well-being.

With over 20 years of experience litigating complex long-term disability litigation, Mulqueen Disability Law offers unparalleled advice and representation to disabled clients across Ontario. We offer in-person consultations at our office in Markham and in Toronto and also provide virtual services to clients. To discuss your LTD matter with a member of our responsive trauma-informed team, please contact us online or by phone at 416-900-0368 (or toll-free at 833-363-3LAW [3529]).