Laurence L. Christensen, Esq.

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Burgess & Christensen

540 Powder Springs Street
Building A Suite 1
Marietta, GA 30064
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Mr. Christensen graduated from Emory University School of Law in 1976. His law practice is limited to injury and disability law in which he represents individuals with social security disability claims, as well as children's disability claims and social security overpayment cases. He has published numerous articles relating to these areas, and has participated in seminar presentations for medical providers, members of the Bar, and other organizations. He is a member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives (NOSSCR), the American, Georgia and Cobb Bar Associations.

Areas of Practice

  • Social Security -- Disability
  • Social Security - Children's Disability Benefits
  • Social Security - Overpayment Cases

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1976
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1976
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1987


  • Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, Georgia - 1976

Firm Description


Living with a disability can be difficult, especially when you can't work. You may be struggling to make ends meet. Whether you are suffering as a result of a sudden, devastating injury or a long-term disability, you may be entitled to monthly financial benefits through federal Social Security disability programs.

We're On Your Side!

Do you feel intimidated about applying for benefits? Does the stack of paperwork for your SSD application make you want to give up? Have you already applied but been denied? Are you wondering whether you are even eligible for Social Security?

At Burgess & Christensen (formerly The Law Office of Laurence L. Christensen, P.C.), we can answer these and other questions about disability benefits. Our firm focuses exclusively on disability law. Our Social Security Disability attorneys are accomplished leaders in this complicated field.

Over the course of more than 30 years, our firm has represented thousands of people with disabilities, working hard to get them the financial compensation and medical care they deserve. We look forward to helping you too.

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