Choose a Social Security attorney in Denver who is uniquely qualified to successfully navigate disability claims.

Mr. Dawson is a former Social Security Administration attorney. He has over ten years of experience as Assistant Regional Counsel for the SSA, Office of the General Counsel. Mr. Dawson initially completed a clerkship with the Seattle Regional Office of SSA’s Office of the General Counsel before joining the Denver Regional Office. He litigated over 500 disability cases before federal district courts (including the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado) and federal appellate courts (including the Fourth, Ninth, and Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals).

Mr. Dawson’s experience as a former Social Security Administration attorney provides a unique perspective as well as the knowledge and skill necessary to successfully navigate disability claims through the complex and often confusing bureaucracy of the Social Security Administration and, when necessary, in federal court.

In 2008, Mr. Dawson opened his legal practice. He has dedicated his time exclusively to helping the disabled pursue their claim for Social Security disability benefits through the Social Security Administration administrative process and in federal court.

Mr. Dawson is a member in good standing of the Colorado Bar. At the federal level, Mr. Dawson is a member in good standing of the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado.

Mr. Dawson is the proud father of three children. He is an avid runner and triathlete.

Practice Areas 

  • Social Security Disability Insurance Claims
  • Supplemental Security Income Claims

Bar Admissions 

  • Colorado – member since 1998
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado – member since 1998
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit – member since 1998


  • Seattle University, Seattle, Washington
    J.D. – 1998
  • University of Hawaii, Manoa, Hawaii
    B.A. in Economics – 1995

Associations and Memberships 

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • National Association of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR)
To schedule a consultation, please call Mr. Dawson at 303-455-0400

Office: 1575 Race Street, Denver, CO 80206
Phone: (303) 455-0400
Fax: 303-433-4231

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