Do You Need a Lawyer to Get Unemployment Benefits?


Find out how and when to consider hiring a lawyer to help with your unemployment claim.



Although filing a claim for unemployment is a fairly simple step in most states, you may want to talk to a lawyer if you hit a stumbling block, such as a denial of your claim. There are referral resources in every state that list attorneys.

To learn more, select your state from the list below.

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There are versions of this article for each State.

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