Perry Schneider, Executive Managing Attorney
Michigan State University, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Wayne State University, Juris Doctor Degree
BAR ADMISSION: JUNE 1997
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS: National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives, Michigan Bar Association
Perry is originally from West Branch, Michigan. He attended Michigan State University where he earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree with honors in 1992. He subsequently obtained his Juris Doctor Degree from Wayne State University while clerking at the Oakland County Circuit Court. Over the course of his 20-year legal career, he has specialized in Personal Injury, Real Estate, Michigan No-Fault, and Social Security Disability. He manages the Social Security Disability Practice Group in addition to providing assistance and oversight throughout the Mike Morse Law Firm to ensure client satisfaction.
Andrew Kata, Social Security Lawyer
Western Michigan University, Cum Laude Political Science: Public Law (2007), Michigan State University College of Law (2010)
BAR ADMISSION: 2010
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS: Michigan Bar Association, Member National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives
Andrew Kata graduated Cum Laude from Western Michigan University in 2007 with a degree in Political Science: Public Law. In 2010, Andrew graduated from the Michigan State University College of Law. During his time in law school, Andrew volunteered at the MSU College of Law Rental Housing Clinic and also served as a law clerk for a general practice law firm in Okemos, MI. He is a licensed member of the State Bar of Michigan.
Andrew previously practiced as a Workers Compensation, Social Security and Tax attorney prior to joining The Mike Morse Law Firm. Now Andrew focuses his practice solely on Social Security Disability cases.
In his free time, Andrew enjoys playing ice hockey and spending time with his wife, Nicole, and their daughters, Alex and Avery.
Deirdre Madden, Social Security Lawyer
University of Dayton, Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with Minor in History (2008), Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Juris Doctor (2013).
BAR ADMISSION: 2014
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS: Michigan Bar Association
Deirdre Madden graduated from the University of Dayton in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a Minor in History. She was an active board member in the pre-law fraternity Phi Alpha Delta and competed nationally on the Mock Trial team. Deirdre then graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 2013 where she served as Secretary of the Student Bar Association. She interned at the Washtenaw County Office of Public Defender and worked at the 15th District Court, gaining valuable courtroom experience. Following law school, she was active in both NAMI (The National Alliance on Mental Illness) and Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley. In 2015, she was recognized by NAMI Washtenaw County as the recipient of their annual Community Service Award.
In her free time she enjoys golf, yoga, watching sports, and spending time with family and friends.