A.D. was a Vietnam War Veteran, with an honorable discharge from the Navy. After Vietnam, A.D. was employed as a plumber for over 20 years before he began to suffer serious consequences and symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (“PTSD”) and Depression. Despite substantial treatment at the VA Hospital PTSD Unit as well as various psychiatrists, A.D. was denied disability benefits 3 times by the SSA before Mr. Borgia was able to get A.D. a lump sum award consisting of 3 ½ years worth retroactive disability benefits, future monthly Disability Insurance Benefits, future monthly Supplemental Security Income payments and immediate enrollment in Medicare at the age of 54.