Sanya Hill-Maxion , Oakland, California ODAR Office, Administrative Law Judge

For the 2016 *fiscal year, Judge Sanya Hill Maxion has disposed 167 cases at the Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR) in Oakland, California. Out of those 167 dispostions, 23 were dismissed, 131 were approved and 13 were denied. This means that the percentage of dispositions that Judge Hill-Maxion has approved in Oakland for the 2016 fiscal year is 78%. The information below for Judge Sanya Hill Maxion was last updated on 6/11/2019.

Average statistics
Office*Fiscal YearTotal DispositionsTotal DecisionsTotal DenialsTotal AwardsCases
Oakland 2010 212 196 4 192 8%91%2%
San Jose 2010 159 147 4 143 8%90%3%
Oakland 2011 502 430 13 417 14%83%3%
Oakland 2012 503 436 42 394 13%78%8%
Oakland 2013 503 436 47 389 13%77%9%
Oakland 2014 364 326 23 303 10%83%6%
Oakland 2015 340 285 20 265 16%78%6%
Oakland 2016 167 144 13 131 14%78%8%
Stockton 2016 161 134 11 123 17%76%7%
Stockton 2017 243 208 30 178 14%73%12%
Stockton 2018 104 85 12 73 18%70%12%
Stockton 2019 328 296 56 240 10%73%17%
*The United States Government fiscal year is from October 1st - September 30th.
Sanya Hill MaxionNo Stats for FY 2020
All ALJs in Oakland Office 22% 49% 30%
All ALJs in California20%45%35%
All ALJs in the Nation20%42%38%
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Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
4/17/2019 9:05:54 PM

She was a very nice judge. Her compassion made it easier and less nerve racking for me. Think the hearing went in my favor today. Thank you judge for making the process stress free.

Jawad a Rashid
Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
6/23/2017 6:26:57 AM

On 6/22/17 I had hearing before an ALJ. I have no words to explain how She is an outstanding kind judge to appear before like an Angel may God the most high bless her forever and give her the best of her life.... Thanks for your kind generasity.....

Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
11/17/2016 4:54:01 PM

She is very nice and lovable person.She is a best judge. God bless her always.

Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
9/8/2015 8:25:36 PM

A very nice, compassionate judge. Goes out of her way to make claimants and attorneys welcome and comfortable with the process. Very fair and thorough questioning. If the evidence is not there, you will probably not prevail, but I can tell by her demeanor that everyone who appears before her is treated with kindness and respect.

Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
1/15/2015 11:31:28 PM

In 2007, my ME did not have time to read my medical records, did not believe a word I had said, and stopped my W.Comp from that day forward. In 2010, one day prior to my hearing with Judge Sanya Hill Maxion, I knelt for the 2nd time ever in my life at home, and prayed to God and Jesus above, to please let my SSDI judge be a human being, be kind, caring, and loving, and be someone who would give me the judgment that HE would give to me. Whatever it would be, I would accept it. I knew in my heart that HE knew that I was truly injured and could not continue to work. The moment I entered the hearing room and saw Judge Sanya Hill Maxion, I saw the love on her face. If God was a woman, she was Him. And my Allsup representative was my guardian angel. When I go home, I cried and cried with gratefulness. I used to know OF God, but now KNOW Him. He IS love. Thank you God, and thank you, Judge Sanya Hill Maxion, and my Allsup guardian angel!

Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
3/20/2014 3:50:31 PM

1 of the top 2 judges in the Oakland ODAR. If you lose with her, then you have no case, essentially. She will ask reps to expand on any arguments they make with specific references to law, regs, rulings, or the evidence, before she considers them. Judge Hill-Maxion will give you a lot of leeway to develop cases post-hearing, to clarify negative issues, and if an ME says a listing, she'll end the hearing very quick to grant.

Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
9/30/2013 11:27:13 AM

i would like my case reviewed by judge sanya hill maxion, not judge lavendor, any more he's is always appointed as judge in my cases, why is these appeals called a case any how? or give me judge william jr., these judges has the lowest denied rate and dismissles. i have surely not been judged as a person with behavorial issues. thank you

sanja hill-maxion
Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
8/29/2013 7:37:47 AM

I had my hearing yesterday . Everything wentwell. even t mess with my anxiety. attacks .. crying . T it went well. I hope for the best

Michael Booker
Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
5/11/2013 10:20:28 PM

A very fair and understanding ALJ who knows the law and ensures that the "right" things happen. That's very important because of the waiting time to get Social Security. It was a pleasure to go before her, regardless of her ruling.

Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
1/18/2013 1:09:52 PM

The 2nd best ALJ in Oakland. She has a relaxed and kind personality. She will listen to what your are saying. However, you still will need have favorable MD opinions that are supported by objective medical records/testing

Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
6/12/2012 2:54:11 PM

Pleasant, smart and compassionate.

Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
4/23/2012 2:33:04 PM

A pleasure to appear before, and gave us a great ruling.

Cary S
Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
3/22/2012 3:03:25 PM

One of the best judges I have ever appeared before.

Judge: Sanya Hill-Maxion
3/15/2012 10:42:31 PM

Although, I do not know the outcome of my hearing just yet, I must say this Judge made my hearing so easy, so stress free. Very pleasant, and I felt very fair. Sweet, seemed to care.

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