McBroom v. Commissioner of the Social Security Administration
ORDER: Plaintiff's motion for attorney's fees under the EAJA (ECF No. 26) is granted in the amount of $5,399.07 ($5,378.88 + 20.19 in expenses) to be paid in accordance with the Commissioner's procedures set forth in her response. Signed by Honorable Margaret B Seymour on 4/7/2017.(gnan )
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF SOUTH CAROLINA
Kerry W. McBroom,
Nancy A. Berryhill, Acting Commissioner
) C/A No. 4:15-4087-MBS
Plaintiff Kerry W. McBroom brought this action to obtain judicial review of a final decision
of Defendant Commissioner of Social Security denying Plaintiff’s application for a period of
disability and disability insurance benefits. By order filed January 30, 2017, the case was reversed
pursuant to sentence four of 42 U.S.C. § 405(g) and remanded to the Commissioner for further
This matter now is before the court on Plaintiff’s motion for attorney’s fees under the Equal
Access to Justice Act (EAJA), 28 U.S.C. § 2412, which motion was filed March 29, 2017. Counsel
moves for attorneys’ fees in the amount of $5,378.88 and $20.19 in expenses. On April 6, 2017, the
Commissioner filed a response indicating that she does not object to the fees and expenses sought
by Plaintiff. Accordingly,
Plaintiff’s motion for attorney’s fees under the EAJA (ECF No. 26) is granted in the amount
of $5,399.07 ($5,378.88 + 20.19) to be paid in accordance with the Commissioner’s procedures set
forth in her response.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
/s/ Margaret B. Seymour
Senior United States District Judge
Columbia, South Carolina
April 7, 2017
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