Matt Shupe

Balin Law Attorneys Recognized by Peers, Named as “Super Lawyers”

February 15, 2024
Congratulations to our 2024 Super Lawyers, Paulette Balin, 4th consecutive year, and Matthew Shupe, 10th consecutive year Rising Star

We are thrilled to share that Balin Law’s attorneys have been recognized as Super Lawyers again for 2024. Balin Law’s founder, Attorney Paulette Balin has been rated by Super Lawyers for the fourth consecutive year, and Managing Appellate Attorney Matthew Shupe has made the Rising Stars list for an impressive 10th year in a row!
This recognition is a testament to their unwavering dedication to their clients and their commitment to providing them with the best legal advocacy possible.

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Disability Benefits for Sjogren’s Syndrome

August 15, 2023
Disability Benefits for Sjogren's syndrome with Disability Attorney Matthew Shupe of Balin Law

If Sjogren’s Syndrome is interfering with your ability to work a 40-hour week, Disability Attorney Matt Shupe explains what the requirements are to get approved for Disability Benefits.

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Federal Court Review: The Final Appeal for Disability Benefits

March 2, 2023
Federal Court: The final Disability Appeal with Disability Attorney Matthew Shupe of Balin Law

Matthew Shupe is the Managing Attorney of our Appellate Advocacy Group at Balin Law. Having fought and won many cases at the federal level, Matt joins us to explain more about the Federal Review process.

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Peers Rate Balin Law Attorneys as “Super Lawyers” a 3rd Consecutive Year

December 8, 2022
Attorneys Balin and Shup named Super Lawyers for 2023

For the 3rd year in a row, Balin Law’s principal attorney Paulette Balin and appellate attorney Matthew Shupe have both been peer-nominated and selected as “Super Lawyers”. Super Lawyers is a rating service for lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional…

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New Office in Columbus, Ohio; Appellate Attorney Matthew Shupe Takes Committee Assignment with U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio

August 23, 2022

Balin Law announces the opening of a Columbus, Ohio office, as attorney Shupe accepts Committee assignment for U.S. District Court in Columbus.

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How to Fill Out the SSA Function Report – Part 2

July 11, 2022

In Part 2 of our series the Function Report (Form SSA-3373) for Social Security Disability, attorney Matthew Shupe explains how to answer questions in part C & D with clarity and consistency, and provides example scenarios and sample answers.

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How to Fill Out the SSA Function Report

May 11, 2021

Matthew Shupe explains how to fill out the Adult SSA Function Report form (SSA-3373) to strengthen your disability case.

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4 Social Security Disability Topics Explained

June 28, 2017

Balin Law disability attorney, Matthew Shupe, was a speaker at the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association’s half day seminar where several Social Security Disability topics were discussed on June 22, 2017. Topics included attorney fees, the Five Day Rule, opinion evidence, and estate planning; all…

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Victories for Fibromyalgia Disability Claims in Federal Appeals

February 20, 2015

Updated 3/27/2023 Obtaining disability benefits for clients suffering from fibromyalgia can be challenging.  Proving such a case can be difficult for some disability attorneys to tackle.  The challenge of fighting for clients with fibromyalgia has never deterred Balin Law attorneys. This was made clear…

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