Generally, the appeals process takes 18-24 months, but this depends on several factors, such as the complexity of your claim and the regional office you are working with. The regional offices don’t work on the same timelines and while some will work quickly, others are much slower. At Berry Law…

In the 2011 Memorandum Decision of Byron v. Shinseki, the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (CAVC) remanded the appellant Ms. Byron’s Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC) claim for further consideration. In Byron, Appellant’s husband died of non-Hodgkins Lymphoma as a result of his exposure to ionizing radiation during his military service. One…