Life, Health & Disability / ERISA

Several of our attorneys have a keen interest in matters involving life, heath, and disability plans often paid for and administered by employers and their insurers.

This may also include claims involving retirement plans or pensions. These matters often involve complex regulations and usually result in representation through administrative hearings and appeals or even trial.

Our Attorneys

Stephen Bumgarner
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5355
(205) 244-5611
Jennifer "Ginger" Busby
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5341
(205) 244-5614
Devin Dolive
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5332
(205) 244-5630
Robert Given
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5308
(205) 244-5645
Brent Hitson
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5391
(205) 244-5649
Taylor Johnson
Associate ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8235
(251) 344-9696
Forrest Latta
Partner ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8212
(251) 344-9696
Briana Montminy
Partner ~ Nashville, Tennessee|
(615) 724-3249
(615) 724-3394

Experience Matters

Brief sentence defining representative matters.

  • Appellate

    Appellee’s counsel on appeal by health insurance claimant whose claim was ordered to arbitration. Affirmed.
  • Appellate

    Appellee’s counsel in appeal by health insurance claimant against policyholder whose discovery demands for information about other policyholders and employees were denied. Affirmed.
  • Life, Heath, & Disability

    Summary judgment for disability insurer which terminated payments to South Carolina attorney on an individual disability claim arising from alleged chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia to which attributed the closure of her law practice.
  • Life, Heath, & Disability

    Defense of health insurer in bad faith suit by policyholder for denial of a claim for multiple sclerosis, a pre-existing condition not disclosed on application. Summary judgment.

    Representation of Plan Administrator in an ERISA case wherein the plaintiff sought long-term disability benefits pursuant to an employee welfare benefit plan. Obtained defense verdict for Plan Administrator.