Fennah v. Commissioner of the Social Security Administration
ORDER granting 29 Motion for Attorney Fees: Plaintiff's motion for fees under the EAJA (ECF No. 29) is granted in the amount of $3,209.75 ($3,187.50 + $22.25), to be paid in accordance with the procedures set forth in the Commissioner's response ECF No. 30 . Signed by Honorable Margaret B Seymour on 4/10/2018.(gnan )
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF SOUTH CAROLINA
Lisa Marie Fennah,
) C/A No. 5:16-3345-MBS
Nancy A. Berryhill, Acting Commissioner )
of Social Security,
Plaintiff Lisa Marie Fennah brought this action to obtain judicial review of a final decision of
Defendant Commissioner of Social Security denying Plaintiff's application for disability insurance
benefits and disabled widow’s benefits. On December 15, 2017, the court reversed the decision of the
Commissioner pursuant to sentence four of 42 U.S.C. § 405(g) and remanded for further consideration.
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(d), which motion was filed February 26, 2018.
Counsel moves for attorneys’ fees in the amount of $3,187.50 and expenses in the amount of $22.25.
On March 12, 2018, the Commissioner filed a response indicating that she does not object to Plaintiff’s
request. Accordingly, Plaintiff’s motion for fees under the EAJA (ECF No. 29) is granted in the
amount of $3,209.75 ($3,187.50 + $22.25), to be paid in accordance with the procedures set forth in
the Commissioner’s response (ECF No. 30).
IT IS SO ORDERED.
/s/ Margaret B. Seymour
Senior United States District Judge
Columbia, South Carolina
April 10, 2018
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