Burns v. Social Security Administration Commissioner
ORDER ADOPTING 20 REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS, JUDGMENT on Attorney Fees in favor of Carolene Burns against Social Security Administration Commissioner. Signed by Honorable Jimm Larry Hendren on June 10, 2009. (src)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS FAYETTEVILLE DIVISION CAROLENE BURNS v. CIVIL NO. 08-5063 PLAINTIFF
MICHAEL J. ASTRUE, Commissioner Social Security Administration ORDER
On this 10th day of June, 2009, the court has before it for consideration plaintiff's request for attorney's fees and costs pursuant to the Equal Access to Justice Act, 28 U.S.C. § 2412. For reasons set forth in the report and recommendation (Doc. #20) filed by the Honorable James R. Marschewski, United States Magistrate Judge for the Western District of Arkansas, on May 21, 2009, the court finds that the Magistrate's recommendations should be adopted in toto and hereby awards plaintiff's attorney fees in the amount of $2409.00, representing 14.60 hours of work at a rate of $165.00. This amount shall be paid in addition to, and not out of, any past-due benefits plaintiff may be awarded in the future. IT IS SO ORDERED.
/s/Jimm Larry Hendren HON. JIMM LARRY HENDREN UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
AO72A (Rev. 8/82)
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