South Jersey, New Jersey ODAR Office

At the Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR) in South Jersey, New Jersey, 10 different administrative law judges (ALJ) conduct Social Security Disability (SSD) hearings and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) hearings. Currently, in South Jersey, the average wait time for a SSI or SSD hearing is 21.0 months. The average case processing time in South Jersey is 631 days.The South Jersey average for winning a SSI or SSD disibility hearing is 53%. Click on the name of one of the ALJs below to see detailed information about their hearing results. This information for the South Jersey ODAR office was last updated on 5/19/2016.

SSA, South Jersey ODAR Office
2475 McClellan Blvd
Pennsauken, New Jersey 08109
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Phone: (866) 964-5769 -- Fax: (856) 317-3421
eFile Fax: (877) 389-3957 (For sending evidence)

OfficeJudgesAvg. Hearing
Wait Time
Processing Time
Per Day Per ALJ
South Jersey 10 21.0 months 631 days 1.7 22% 53% 26%
New Jersey19.7 months594 days1.820%47%33%
National Average:15.9 months509 days1.920%44%37%
Hearing Wait Time: 21.00 months
Dispositions Per Day Per ALJ 1.67
Average Processing Time 631 days
Cases Pending 11663
Dispositions 1582
New Cases 2291
Hearings In Person 98%
Video Hearings 2%

Comments about Judges at the South Jersey New Jersey ODAR office:

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Judge: Karen Shelton
Date Posted: 5/24/2016 6:36:14 AM
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Judge: Karen Shelton
Date Posted: 10/5/2015 6:00:51 PM
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She is very far and makes you feel at ease she told me yes when ever body told me no

Judge: Joseph M Hillegas
Date Posted: 9/30/2015 12:37:21 PM
Submited By: Disabling Tears of Joy

A stern, fair, fact-finding Judge. Although the entire claim processing time was long, Judge Hillegas, through patience, careful review of all facts/evidence will without a doubt make an informed, unbiased decision.

Date Posted: 2/4/2015 6:29:45 AM
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As an attorney who has also appeared before Judge Wesner, I am amused by the earlier comments. They must necessarily have emanated from a claimant or attorney in a case which was unfavorable. That, or possibly from an advocate who was intimidated by the Judge's superior intellect.

Judge: Louis G Mc Afoos III
Date Posted: 1/21/2015 9:56:18 AM
Submited By: jenna

Very kind and fair judge. Not intimidating

Judge: Louis G Mc Afoos III
Date Posted: 12/17/2014 3:36:47 PM
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I was very pleased with my outcome after being denied 3 times.he recognized i wasnt treated fairly..

Judge: Nicholas Cerulli
Date Posted: 6/24/2014 12:56:22 PM
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I just had a hearing with this ALJ. Even though I don't know how the decision will come out, I can say that he held the hearing in a kindly manner and was not threatening to my client. He was very fair and very thorough.

Date Posted: 5/28/2014 6:56:49 AM
Submited By: Nunzie Agobi

This guy is one of the smartest judges in all of ODAR by far. A bit brusque at times, he knows how to get to the heart of the case.

Date Posted: 5/19/2014 10:14:02 AM
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Unfair Judge by faR

Date Posted: 2/3/2013 1:55:44 PM
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Not a nice Judge at all above I agree with above comment

Date Posted: 1/30/2013 8:53:09 AM
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Very scary Judge