Disability Information

Our attorneys review VA’s decisions to find mistakes so you can prevail on your claims.

Our attorneys identify ways to obtain the highest benefits available under the law, including:

  • Service Connection
  • Earlier Effective Dates / Retroactive Benefits
  • Higher Disability Ratings
  • Individual Unemployability (TDIU / IU)
  • Special Monthly Compensation due to (1) the Need for Aid and Attendance, (2) Housebound Status, and (3) Traumatic Brain Injuries

We welcome all types of disability claims, especially difficult disability claims, such as:

  • Agent Orange Exposure (including Blue Water, Brown Water, and Boots-on-the-Ground, and Thailand exposures)
  • Burn Pit Exposure
  • Camp Lejeune Water Contamination
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and other Psychiatric Disorders
  • Military Sexual Trauma (MST)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (DIC)

Author Bio


Todd M. Wesche is the Managing Member and founder of Vetus Legal, LLC. A veteran himself, Todd has used his experience as an active-duty member of the U.S. Air Force to fuel his passion for helping veterans, their dependents, and survivors get the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) benefits they deserve.

Todd received his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Suffolk University Law School in Boston, MA, in 2002 and his Master of Laws in Litigation and Dispute Resolution from The George Washington University School of Law in Washington, DC, in 2004. He is accredited to practice before the VA, and he is admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (CAVC), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States.

He has served in numerous leadership roles, including as a member of the Board of Directors for the National Organization of Veterans’ Advocates (NOVA). He currently serves on the CAVC’s Committee on Admission and Practice.

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