It has come to our attention that an unknown individual(s) has hijacked The law firm of Hoffmaier & Hoffmaier, P.C.’s name, and phone number. This individual(s) pretends to be from our Law Firm as legal representatives of the Social Security Administration (SSA) to obtain your Social Security number or your money.
These scammers are contacting random individuals making false claims concerning your Social Security number (SSN). They will say the Social Security Administration has suspended your Social Security number due to suspicious, fraudulent activity, or involvement in a crime.
Sometimes, the scammer will ask you to confirm your SSN to reactivate it. They will also threaten to seize your bank account or to incarcerate you if you refuse to follow their demands or follow their instructions. When you receive the phone call, your caller ID will display the real Hoffmaier & Hoffmaier, P.C. office phone number (212) 777-9400. Scammers can do this by using new spoofing technology that can change the original phone number to any other phone number they choose.
Should anyone call you with claims that they are from Hoffmaier & Hoffmaier, P.C. requesting this type of information, HANG UP! It is not anyone from Hoffmaier & Hoffmaier calling you.
We do not condone or engage in any way with these individuals, nor are we associated with the Social Security Administration. The authorities are currently investigating the illegal use of the Hoffmaier & Hoffmaier, P.C. Law Firm’s name and number.
We value our clients and their privacy and want to assure you; we would never take part in activities or negotiations that would negatively affect them. We appreciate your understanding as we address this matter.