Social Security Fraud Alert for Existing Social Security Beneficiaries

  The Acting Inspector General of Social Security, Gale Stallworth Stone, is warning citizens about a new Social Security Administration (SSA) employee impersonation scheme. SSA and its Office of the Inspector General (OIG) have recently alerted citizens about an OIG employee impersonation scheme and a scheme targeting former clients of Kentucky disability attorney Eric Conn; the agencies are now receiving reports from citizens across the country about other phone calls from an individual posing as an SSA employee.  The caller attempts to acquire personally identifiable information from victims to then edit the victims’ direct deposit, address, and telephone information with SSA.   The reports indicate that the impersonator calls from a telephone number with a 323 area code. The caller claims to be an SSA employee, and in some instances, … Read More


In 1967, Attorneys Joe Barrs and John Williamson founded a law firm dedicated to representing injured and disabled individuals. In 1990, with the addition of Vicki Stolberg and Byron Townsend, that firm became known as Barrs, Williamson, Stolberg & Townsend, PA. Ten years ago, the firm shortened it’s name to Stolberg & Townsend, PA, and is proud to continue the tradition of it’s founding members.. “Throughout our 50 years in the Tampa Bay area, the firm focus has remained the same”, Partner Vicki Stolberg says. “Our priority is to provide our clients with personalized representation and service. We want our clients to consider us as trusted family advisors. If we can’t help them ourselves, we can direct them to the best expert to handle their unique situation.” Ms. Stolberg, a … Read More

About your auto insurance – Do you have “Full Coverage” or “Fool Coverage”?

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The old adage, “accidents happen,” is true in today’s world. At Stolberg and Townsend, P.A., we have often consulted with clients who have, due to no fault of their own, been involved in an auto accident.  When we ask them what kind of coverage they have, most people tell us, “I have full coverage.” Upon closer examination with our help, we discovered their coverage won’t cover all the costs related to their injuries or the damage to their vehicle. We’d like to offer some suggestions to all state of Florida vehicle drivers so you won’t feel foolish should you ever be involved in an accident. Some people purchase the minimum amount of insurance needed to drive legally in the state of Florida. According to the official website of the State … Read More

Tampa Law Firm Stolberg & Townsend, P.A., Moves to a New Location

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Tampa Law Firm Stolberg & Townsend, P.A. Moves to a New Location in South Tampa Partners Vicki Stolberg and Byron Townsend relocate nearby in the community they love to serve. TAMPA, FL - After 16 years at their former location, the law firm of Stolberg & Townsend, P.A., is pleased to announce the firm’s relocation to a new office at 3321 Henderson Blvd., Suite 201, Tampa, FL, 33609-2931. The building is located two blocks south of Kennedy Blvd. between Azeele and Cleveland Streets and is also home to Tampa Title Company and Gibbons, Neuman, P.A. There is free parking underneath and next to the building. Speaking about the move recently, partner Vicki Stolberg said, “In this age of 1-800-MEGA-firms, we would rather provide our clients with personalized representation. We want ... Read More