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Catherine Cornell

Chicago Veteran Disability Compensation Lawyer

Other, Military & Veterans Appeals, Veterans' Affairs, Social Security, VA Disability Compensation, Individual Unemployability, Appeals of VA Ratings, Vietnam Veterans, Agent Orange Exposure, Women Veterans, Military Sexual Trauma, Sleep Apnea Benefits, Physical Disability Benefits, Hearing Loss / Tinnitus Benefits, Mental Health / PTSD / Depression Benefits, Survivor Benefits, Dependency and Indemnity Compensation

https://www.veteranspractice.com/

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Catherine Cornell is the principal founder of The Veterans Practice, Ltd., Chicagoland's first law firm dedicated exclusively to helping veterans with compensation appeals and pension claims. Catherine has handled cases at the VA regional office level, the Board of Veterans Appeals, and the Court of Appeals of Veterans Claims. Catherine's father served in the U.S. Air Force - she has always been passionate about helping veterans overcome the injustices many of them face after their discharge from service.

To schedule a free consultation with a Chicago VA Disability attorney, visit our website or call 708-668-6996.

Position Organization Location Duration
Founder and Principal AttorneyThe Veterans Practice, Ltd.Oak Park, IL2011 - Present
Veterans benefits attorneyRabin & AssociatesDes Plaines, IL2009 - 2011
AttorneyThe Legal Assistance Foundation of Metro. ChicagoChicago, IL2002 - 2008
School Degree Major Graduation
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of LawJ.D Law School05/2002  
State / Court Date
Department of Veterans Affairs Accreditation2009
United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims2009
Illinois2002
Supreme Court of Illinois2002
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois2002
  • Member, Illinois State Bar Association
    Sustaining Member, National Organization of Veterans' Advocates
    Board Member, Veterans Legal Aid Society
  • 2Civility Lawyer Spotlight: Catherine Cornell, The Veterans Practice, Ltd.
  • VA Disability Benefits for Vietnam Veterans Exposed to Agent Orange and Other Herbicides, Illinois Lawyer Now, March 3, 2021.

    When the Veteran Passes Away, Which Family Members can get Benefits? Illinois Lawyer Now, September 29, 2020.

    VA Benefits for Family Members, Illinois Lawyer Now, September 24, 2020.

    VA Unemployability: What is it and how can a Veteran get it? Illinois Lawyer Now, September 20, 2019.

    New but Improved? An Overview of the new VA Appeals System for Disability Compensation Claims, Illinois Lawyer Now, March 24, 2019.

    Tips for Veterans to Remember When Applying for VA Disability Compensation Benefits, AVVO, December 12, 2019.

    Attention Veterans: Are you Having Trouble Getting Your VA Disability Benefits? Illinois Legal Aid Online, January 7, 2019.

    The “C” File – an Invaluable Tool, Illinois Lawyer Now, July 6, 2018.

    Military Sexual Trauma & VA Compensation Benefits, Illinois Lawyer Now, April 19, 2018.

    How to Handle a VA C&P Examination, Illinois Lawyer Now, March 22, 2018.

    Secondary Service Connection: When a Service-Connected Disability Caused a Second Disability, Illinois Lawyer Now, March 14, 2018.

    Tips on How to Obtain VA Benefits, U.S. Veterans Magazine, Spring 2017.
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