Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ODAR Office

At the Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 11 different administrative law judges (ALJ) conduct Social Security Disability (SSD) hearings and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) hearings. Currently, in Philadelphia, the average wait time for a SSI or SSD hearing is 14.0 months. The average case processing time in Philadelphia is 462 days.The Philadelphia average for winning a SSI or SSD disibility hearing is 40%. Click on the name of one of the ALJs below to see detailed information about their hearing results. This information for the Philadelphia ODAR office was last updated on 3/10/2014.

SSA, Philadelphia ODAR Office
1601 Market Street, 21st Floor
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103
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Phone: (866) 964-6288 -- Fax: (215) 982-4734
eFile Fax: (215) 982-4741 (For sending evidence)

OfficeJudgesAvg. Hearing
Wait Time
Average
Processing Time
Dispositions
Per Day Per ALJ
Cases
Dismissed
Cases
Approved
Cases
Denied
Philadelphia 11 14.0 months 462 days 1.9 32% 40% 28%
Pennsylvania13.0 months415 days2.125%40%35%
National Average:11.7 months389 days1.919%44%37%
Hearing Wait Time: 14.00 months
Dispositions Per Day Per ALJ 1.89
Average Processing Time 462 days
Cases Pending 7303
Dispositions 2016
New Cases 2438
Hearings In Person 96%
Video Hearings 4%

Comments about Judges at the Philadelphia Pennsylvania ODAR office:

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Judge: Owen B Katzman
Date Posted: 4/2/2014 6:51:02 AM
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Very short and disrespectful to the claimant and rep. Seems like he is out to prove that he is the judge and you are not. If you have him be ready to appeal.

Judge: Regina L Warren
Date Posted: 10/5/2013 12:12:59 AM
Submited By: kathy mcgee



SHe is great & was very nice

Judge: Nadine Overton
Date Posted: 5/1/2013 4:13:47 PM
Submited By: SUE MC NULTY



THIS IS ONE COOL JUDGE SHE WAS VERY COMPASSIONATED, KIND, & UNDERSTANDING. SHE HEARD MY CASE & WAS FAIR TO ME & JUST LIKED HER VERY MUCH . THANKS JUDGE OVERTON IF U WANT A GOOD JUDGE THIS IS THE ONE FOR YOU TO HAVE YOUR CASE HEARD. SHE LISTENS LETS YOU TELL OUR SIDE OF THE CASE & WAS JUST SO NICE ABOUT EVERY THING SHE MADE U FEEL SO AT EASE THAT I FELT RIGHT AT HOME. SO THIS IS THE JUDGE YOU WANT TO HEAR YOUR CASE . TRUST ME

Judge: Nadine Overton
Date Posted: 4/13/2013 4:40:15 PM
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rough judge but too the point and she listens too clients and interested.

Judge: Regina L Warren
Date Posted: 4/10/2013 4:09:49 PM
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Cold and lacking in any apparent human empathy in the face of claimnts who are really hurting.

Judge: Owen B Katzman
Date Posted: 3/6/2013 7:59:40 AM
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Fair, respectable, but not easy.

Judge: Regina L Warren
Date Posted: 6/15/2012 1:57:11 PM
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You best know your case when you appear before her. She's tough, but fair.

Judge: Jon C Lyons
Date Posted: 5/8/2012 5:58:36 PM
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Appreciates pre-hearing memo