Redwine v. Saul
ORDER granting 25 Motion for Attorney Fees. Signed by Magistrate Judge Jane M. Virden on 2/16/21. (ncb)
Case: 3:20-cv-00070-JMV Doc #: 27 Filed: 02/16/21 1 of 1 PageID #: 930
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR
THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF MISSISSIPPI
DAVID LEE REDWINE
COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY
BEFORE THE COURT are Plaintiff’s Motion for Award of Attorney Fees Pursuant to
the Equal Access to Justice Act (“EAJA”), 28 U.S.C. § 2412(d),  and the Commissioner’s
response . For the reasons stated in Plaintiff’s motion, and hearing no objection from
Defendant, the Court finds Plaintiff’s request for attorney fees and expenses is reasonable, and
the request for reimbursement for costs is well taken. Accordingly, it is ORDERED that
Plaintiff’s motion with respect to attorney fees and expenses is granted, and Plaintiff is awarded
$5,211.08 in attorney fees and $20.85 in additional expenses. It is further ORDERED that
Plaintiff is awarded $400.00 as reimbursement for costs. However, consistent with Astrue v.
Ratliff, 130 S. Ct. 2521 (2010), the EAJA award check should be made payable to Plaintiff for
the benefit of his counsel and mailed to counsel pursuant to customary practice.
SO ORDERED this 16th day of February, 2021.
/s/ Jane M. Virden
United States Magistrate Judge
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