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Hello everyone, my name is Douglas Rohde and I am an army veteran from 4th RTB in Fort Benning, GA. I am a recent college graduate who was hired by a law firm that helps veterans across the country with their VA disability claims (www.vetlawyers.com). I am here to meet with fellow veterans (not for professional reasons exactly, but to better understand the people behind the claims) and participate in this vibrant community. I grew up in a military family and expect to make a worthwhile career helping veterans. I personally couldn't think of a better, more deserving population to serve. This site is an incredibly good resource and we should all be thankful for the efforts of TBird and the HadIt.com staff. You might see me around the forums readings your posts and commenting on things. I look forward to a future of lively discussion! Take care and thank you for your service.

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Douglas

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Welcome aboard Douglas.

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Welcome to Hadit,

I will be interested in your future opinions from the formal educated legalese point of view.

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Welcome Aboard Doug -

Carrie was on SVR last night and she was great. Thanks so much helping us make that happen.

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Yes Carrie provided a VERY informative show and was a great guest!!!!!!

It is wonderful to know you are at hadit and can provide some expertise and you will find the veteran's community here is full of very smart people,with valid claims, who have been forced into a paper War of the Words with VA.

Carrie mentioned that some lawyers from the law firm you work for have noticed the vast info and advocacy here.That was quite a nice thing for her to say.

This is the best claims help advocacy forum on the net-in my opinion= because most of us giving advise have our own VA battlefield experience to share and denials ca be, in fact, great learning tools.

Welcome to hadit.

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Nice to meet you, ma'am. :) I spent a year in the beautiful hills of New York back in 2003. Are you familiar with SUNY Binghamton? That area is just gorgeous but certainly has no shortage of snow during the winter months! I remember seeing only my car's antenna that winter.

Yes Carrie provided a VERY informative show and was a great guest!!!!!!

It is wonderful to know you are at hadit and can provide some expertise and you will find the veteran's community here is full of very smart people,with valid claims, who have been forced into a paper War of the Words with VA.

Carrie mentioned that some lawyers from the law firm you work for have noticed the vast info and advocacy here.That was quite a nice thing for her to say.

This is the best claims help advocacy forum on the net-in my opinion= because most of us giving advise have our own VA battlefield experience to share and denials ca be, in fact, great learning tools.

Welcome to hadit.

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My pleasure, thank you for having us. You know, if you think the members would like to have a certain topic addressed maybe next show we can have her deal with that??? It always helps to have as many perspectives as possible. :)

Welcome Aboard Doug -

Carrie was on SVR last night and she was great. Thanks so much helping us make that happen.

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Nice to meet you, Mr. Reihs. I am fairly new to all of this, so it will be a learning experience for us both to hear from these attorneys. :)

Welcome to Hadit,

I will be interested in your future opinions from the formal educated legalese point of view.

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So you're the owner the that vessel! Our firm has a popular monthly newsletter and we have a picture of your boat in this month's issue. If you like I can send it to you if you send your mailing address to drohde@vetlawyers.com. I would be happy to do it. :)

Welcome aboard Douglas.

J

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Thanks, glad to be here.

Welcome to Hadit!

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Yes-Binghamton is about 1 1/2 hours east from me. I am in Cohocton, more cows than people ,probably more tractors then cars.Elevation @ 2300 feet.

and of course we get plenty of SNOW , Nice to hear from someone familiar with beautiful NY.Even in the winter.

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