Donnelly v. Commissioner of Social Security

Middle District of Florida, flmd-8:2017-cv-00981

ORDER adopting {{27}} REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS re {{26}} Consent MOTION for Attorney Fees Under the Equal Access of Justice Act filed by Kate Connor Donnelly. Signed by Judge Susan C. Bucklew on 1/3/19. (JD)

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PageID 901 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT MIDDLE DISTRICT OF FLORIDA TAMPA DIVISION KATE CONNOR DONNELLY, Plaintiff, v. Case No. 8:17-cv-981-T-24 AEP NANCY BERRYHILL, Acting Commissioner of Social Security, Defendant. ____________________________/ ORDER This cause comes before the Court for consideration of Plaintiff's motion for attorneys' fees. (Doc. No. 26). This motion was considered by the United States Magistrate Judge, pursuant to a specific order of referral. Magistrate Judge Porcelli has filed his report recommending that the motion be granted. (Doc. No. 27). All parties were furnished copies of the Report and Recommendation and were afforded the opportunity to file objections pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1). No objections were filed. Upon consideration of the Report and Recommendation and upon this Court's independent examination of the file, it is now ORDERED AND ADJUDGED that: (1) The Magistrate Judge's Report and Recommendation (Doc. No. 27) is adopted and incorporated by reference in this Order of the Court. (2) Plaintiff's motion for attorneys' fees (Doc. No. 26) is GRANTED. (3) Plaintiff is awarded attorneys' fees in the amount of $7,530.55 and costs in the amount of $40. PageID 902 DONE AND ORDERED at Tampa, Florida, this 3rd day of January, 2019. Copies to: The Honorable Anthony E. Porcelli Counsel of Record 2