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Michael E. Quiat, a NJ state disability lawyer has been practicing for more than 30 years and is a senior partner with Uscher, Quiat, Uscher & Russo, P.C. He began his career in New York City, where he had a diverse and active career involving Federal and State court litigation in a wide variety of fields and specialties.

When is it time to give up the ghost when you are suffering severe pain or serious restrictions on your ability to do your job? The time is when you are suffering severe pain or those restrictions.

A recent opinion in an SSDI case reinforced this conclusion, Garcia v. Colvin, 2103 U.S.App.LEXIS 25452 (7th Cir.,