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Erika Riggs

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Firm Name
Disability Law Group
Address
625 E. Big Beaver Rd.
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Suite 204
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Troy, MI 48083

Website
https://www.disabilitylawgroup.com
Areas of Practice
Social Security & Disability Law
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625 E Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI, USA
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42.5636001
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-83.13594289999999
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Attorney Erika A. Riggs graduated from Wayne State University where she earned both her BA and JD. During law school, Erika devoted her free time to public service, education, and mentorship. She co-founded a non-profit, The 313 Project, providing scholarships for at-risk youth, pro-bono legal advice, as well as volunteer work in Detroit. She also served as a senior note and comment editor of the Wayne Law Review, property law teaching assistant, and small claims court mediator.

Since receiving her law degree, Erika has exclusively specialized in assisting the disabled before the Social Security Administration and the VA. She can regularly be found in her community engaging non-profits and volunteering at community events. Her compassion and commitment to under-served populations are as notable as her skilled and unique legal arguments. Mrs. Riggs received the inaugural Crain’s Detroit Business “Notable Women Lawyers” award in 2017, Avvo’s Client Choice award for the fifth consecutive year, and was recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2018, 2019, and 2020.

Erika is conversational in Spanish and is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, Macomb County Bar Association, National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives, and National Organization of Veterans’ Advocates. Notably, she is also a committee member of the State Bar of Michigan Young Lawyers Section. She is accredited to practice before the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Her office is commonly referred to as the “chocolate factory” – a title she takes quite seriously, and she loves spending time with her family – traveling, martial arts, hiking, and painting.

Awards & Honors

Crains Detroit Notable Women in the Law Award, 2017
Super Lawyers, 2018-2020
AVVO Clients Choice, 2015-2020
State Bar of Michigan Young Lawyers Section Regeana Myrick Outstanding Young Lawyer Award Finalist, 2018-2020

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Disability Law Group

625 E Big Beaver Rd #204, Troy, MI 48083, USA

(800) 838-1100

5 out of 5 stars

Jadranka Samona

5 out of 5 stars

posted in the last week

It only took 5 years, the highest review and appeals court, but Randall did it. He never gave up on me. I was 17 and hit by a drunk driver. I've had over a dozen surgeries to fix the physical damage but because of my age, the courts said I could heal. I had to retire early from my medical career...

Tut Ahmen

5 out of 5 stars

posted in the last week

Mrs. Riggs was very professional, Kind and understanding to my situation any questions i had she answered them which made me happy that she was my attorney. She has a great attitude and knows exactly what she is talking about. Mrs Riggs and her team are very professional and they really care about...

Sasha Archer

5 out of 5 stars

posted in the last week

Truly unbelievable! In a time where I thought people were simply leaving each other out to dry, Randall Mansour 'rides up on a big white horse' and gives me his time, attention and advice. Sage advice. He not only knows what he is doing in this practice but is a phenomenal human being as well. I am...

Monica Hudson

5 out of 5 stars

posted a week ago

So I applied on my own and was denied... Attorney Erica Riggs was recommended to me. I had a free phone consultation and hired Disability Law group to represent me! Attorney Riggs helped me reapply on June 2019 and on November 20,2020 I was approved! Attorney Riggs and her staff were with me every...

Corinna Marshall

5 out of 5 stars

posted 2 months ago

My attorney Erika Riggs was an amazing attorney. Whenever I had a question or didn't know something I could call, email, or text her and she would get back to me in a very timely matter. And near the end of the case her assistant Sahar was also put on to help and was also great about getting back...