Williams v. Astrue
ORDER GRANTING 34 Motion for Attorney Fees. The Commissioner is ordered to pay the plaintiff's counsel the sum of $18,000.00 in back benefits. Signed by US District Judge Terrence W. Boyle on 8/22/2014. (Fisher, M.)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF NORTH CAROLINA
CAROLYN COL YIN,
Acting Commissioner of Social
This action being submitted to the Court for an Order upon Plaintiffs showing that the
Commissioner of Social Security should pay the sum of $18,000.00 for attorney fees, representing less
than 25% of Plaintiffs accrued back benefits, to be paid from Plaintiffs back benefits pursuant to §
406(b) of the Social Security Act. Upon receipt of the § 406(b) fee, Plaintiff will be reimbursed the
EAJA fee of $4,500.00 by counsel.
It is therefore ORDERED that the Commissioner of Social Security pay to Plaintiffs
counsel, the sum of $18,000.00 from Plaintiffs back benefits and upon the payment of such sum
this case is dismissed with prejudice.
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