About This Blog

Welcome to Nolo’s Disability Blog! The blog is written by Beth Laurence, J.D. Beth has been a Nolo editor and author since 1997. She is the co-author of Save Your Business: 10 Crucial Steps to Survive in Tough Times or Close Down and Move On, Business Buyout Agreements: A Step-by-Step Guide for Co-Owners, and the upcoming Chapter 7 Bankruptcy for Small Business Owners. She holds a law degree from University of California, Hastings College of the Law, a B.A. degree from Boston University (Phi Beta Kappa, magna cum laude), and is a member of the California State Bar. Her first experience with Social Security disability was during law school at a General Assistance Advocacy Project, helping clients apply for SSI in San Francisco’s Tenderloin district.

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