Gadsby v. Commissioner of Social Security

Filing 20

ORDER granting 18 Motion for Attorney FeesIT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Senior Judge Thomas J. McAvoy on 9/9/2021. (khr)

Download PDF
Case 5:20-cv-00145-TJM Document 20 Filed 09/09/21 Page 1 of 1 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK __________________________________________ HEIDI MAE GADSBY, Plaintiff, vs. 5:20-CV-145 (TJM) COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Defendant. ___________________________________________ Thomas J. McAvoy, Sr. U.S. District Judge ORDER Before the Court is Plaintiff’s motion for attorneys fees pursuant to the Equal Justice Act (“EAJA”), 28 U.S.C. § 2412. Defendant does not oppose the motion. Having examined the filings in the matter, the Court determines that an award of attorneys fees is appropriate in this case and that Plaintiff has justified the amount sought. Accordingly, Plaintiff’s motion for attorneys fees, dkt. # 18, is hereby GRANTED, and Plaintiff is awarded fees in the amount of $5,868.50. Pursuant to the Plaintiff’s affirmation and waiver of direct payment of EAJA fees, fees shall be made payable to attorney Howard D. Olinsky. IT IS SO ORDERED Dated: September 9, 2021 1

Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.

Why Is My Information Online?