Disability Lawyers Maine

Samuel Mathis Esq.

Owner, Attorney at Law

Samuel Mathis Esq. | Disability Lawyers MaineSam has been helping people with Social Security Disability cases for over twenty years as one of the most trusted disability lawyers Maine has to offer. He enjoys taking complicated concepts and explaining them in a way that is understandable to non-attorneys.

He has the experience and skills necessary to represent you but believes the greatest compliment is that he is easy to talk to about the sensitive and personal matters involved in a disability case.

Sam does not simply tell clients the things they want to hear, because he feels strongly that part of his job is to be truthful and straightforward, even if it can be difficult to hear. Sam takes care to ensure that you know he works for you with the unified goal of a successful outcome in your disability case.

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Maine State Bar Association
  • NOSSCR (National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representative)

Areas of Practice:

  • Social Security Disability Law

Bar Admissions:

  • Maine, 1995, US District Court, First Circuit Court of Appeals, 2000


  • Bachelor’s degree, University of Vermont, 1990
  • J.D., University of Oregon School of Law, 1995
  • Co-Director of the Land, Air, and Water environmental law group, 1995

Cathy Lee

Legal Assistant

Cathy has over 20 years of experience in mental health and business management. From answering the phones to organizing medical records, Cathy keeps the office running smoothly, but she is so much more than that.

Cathy is extremely dedicated to our clients and has the amazing ability to connect with each individual that comes through our door. She is a nurturer, a voice of calm, and has the capability to ease the nerves of clients who are suffering. She has a great sense of humor and is well-liked by records clerks, Social Security employees and other professionals she interacts with. In an industry that is so focused on human connection, Cathy is an extremely valuable asset to our business and the person who will instantly make you feel comfortable when you come into our office.

As one of the most trusted disability lawyers Maine has to offer, trust our team to help you. Want to know where to begin with the disability legal process? Learn more about our services and how the experienced team at Woodruff & Mathis law can help you.