Social Security Tip of the Day - Subpoenas are allowed in SS cases. However, they are not routinely issued. The reasons are that they are seldom requested; attorneys often request subpoenas when they really don't need them, and judges are concerned with what will happen if they are ignored. One example of when a subpoena will be issued is when a doctor flatly refuses to provide medical recs. Let us know if you have any questions -- 602-842-1133