Cliff Weisberg – Trustee

 

Clifford L. Weisberg has been a practicing attorney for over 40 years and has limited his practice to Social Security Law since 1980. He is a founding member of NOSSCR, the National Organization of Social Security Claimant Representatives, the only national organization of lawyers devoted exclusively to Social Security and SSI law. The 4,000 member group has offices in New York and Washington, D.C. and Cliff is a past president and current member of its executive board. Many Congressmen and Senators seek input from NOSSCR and Cliff has testified before the Social Security Sub-Committee of the House Committee on Ways & Means. 

Cliff is a member of the editorial board of the West publication Co’s, Social Security Reporting Service, since its inception in 1984. He is also the publisher of a social security newsletter designed for social workers and case managers. Cliff has been a teacher and mentor for the healthcare community involved with seriously sick and disabled adults and children for over 30 years. 

He is a member of the Michigan Bar Association, admitted to practice before the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, the Michigan Supreme Court, and since 1976, before the U.S. Supreme Court. 

Cliff has given hundreds of seminars and is an invited speaker to several support groups including the MS Society, the Lupus Foundation, NAMI, Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Sparrow Hospital in Lansing, St. John Hospital in Detroit, Providence Hospital in Southfield, and McClaren Hospital in Flint. 

He is the only attorney in Michigan that has been authorized to give continuing education credits to social workers and case managers for his basic and advance seminars on Social Security and SSI law and procedure. He is a national consultant to Ford Motor Company Employee Group benefit plans, and currently represents both hourly and salaried employees in their claims for Social Security Disability. 

Cliff is married to his wife Marilyn for 47 years and they have two children and 4 grandchildren.