Cotton v. Colvin
ORDER granting 32 Motion for Attorney Fees - Signed by District Judge Louise Wood Flanagan on 1/3/2017. (Baker, C.)
IN TH E UN ITE D ST AT ES DISTRI CT COU RT
FOR TH E EASTERN DI STRICT O F NO RT H CA RO LINA
W ESTERN D IV ISIO N
5: I4-CV -425-FL
PONCH ITA COTT ON ,
CA RO LYN COLV IN,
Ac ting Commissione r o f
Soc ial Sec urity ,
This action being submitted to the Court for an Order upon Plaintiff s showing that the
Commissioner of Social Security should pay the sum of $8 ,59 J .00 for attorney fees, representing less
than 25% of Plaintiff' s accrued back benefits, to be paid from Plaintiff s back benefits pursuant to §
406(b) of the Social Security Act. Upon receipt of the § 406(b) fee , Plai ntiff wil l be reimbursed the
EAJA fee of $3,600.50 by counse l.
It is therefore ORD ERED that the Commissioner of Social Security pay to Plaintiff s
counsel, the sum of $8,59 1.00 from Plaintiff s back benefits and upon the payment of such sum
this ca se is d ismissed w ith prejudice.
This the 3rd day of January, 2017.
United States Distr ict Judge Louise W. Flana gan
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