Powell v. Social Security Administration
ORDER granting 14 Motion for Attorney Fees. Mr. Powell is awarded $6,012.85 in fees and expenses, subject to offset, if he has outstanding government debt. Signed by Magistrate Judge Beth Deere on 3/1/2016. (jak)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS
ROBERT LEE POWELL
CASE NO.: 3:15-CV-202-BD
CAROLYN W. COLVIN, Acting Commissioner,
Social Security Administration
Plaintiff Robert Lee Powell has moved for an award of attorney’s fees under the
Equal Access to Justice Act, 28 U.S.C. § 2412. (Docket entry #14) He seeks fees in the
amount of $6,012.85. The Commissioner does not object to the amount requested. (#16)
The Commissioner states, however, that payment should be subject to offset for any debt
Mr. Powell may owe to the Government. (#16)
Accordingly, Mr. Powell’s motion (#14) is GRANTED, and he is awarded
$6,012.85 in fees and expenses, subject to offset, if he has outstanding government debt.
DATED this 1st day of March, 2016.
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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