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Disability Insurance Lawyers

We understand what a difficult time it can be when you become disabled and cannot get your benefits because some bureaucrat has denied your claim. Our attorneys and staff are here to help you protect your rights.

Insurance companies know the law and have attorneys on their side, who will use the law to deny your claim! The dedicated Social Security disability lawyers and disability insurance attorneys at Eric Buchanan and Associates have helped thousands of people fight wrongful denials by insurance companies and the Social Security Administration.

Eric's team of disability attorneys in Chattanooga, Tennessee understand the laws associated with the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), bad faith insurance law, contract law, and other areas of the law that will help you win your case but that the insurance company will use against you, if you are unrepresented.

If you have been denied benefits by an insurance company,
you need to know that you are not in good hands, and the insurance company is not on your side.

Long-Term Disability

If you are covered by long-term disability insurance through your job or because you have purchased the coverage privately, you should be able to count on the benefits being there when you need them. Unfortunately, the insurance companies often seek to deny or diminish the benefits they will pay. The disability insurance attorneys on Eric's team fight vigorously for your rights.

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Erisa Benefits

ERISA is supposed to protect employees’ rights to collect employee benefits, including long-term disability benefits, life insurance, long term care insurance, health insurance and other similar benefits. Our firm's lawyers fight insurance companies and ERISA administrators nationwide when they wrongfully deny benefits to people who have a right to them.

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Social Security Benefits

Did you pay plenty of Social Security taxes all the years you were working, only to be denied Social Security benefits now that you are disabled? A highly qualified Social Security disability attorney at our firm stands ready to help you. Two of our attorneys are certified as Social Security Disability Specialists by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

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meet the attorneys

Eric's team of benefits and disability lawyers in Chattanooga, Tennessee can help you as it has already done for thousands of other disabled people nationwide.

Eric L. Buchanan

President + Partner

Eric Buchanan represents disabled people and other policyholders across the United States in both ERISA and non-ERISA disputes, focusing...

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R. Scott Wilson


Scott Wilson's practice since 1998 has been principally dedicated to disability benefits law, including both Social Security disability benefits...

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Hudson T. Ellis

Junior Partner

Hudson T. Ellis joined Eric Buchanan & Associates PLLC as an associate in 2013. Before joining the firm, Hudson cut his legal teeth at...

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R. Chandler Wilson

Associate Attorney

R. Chandler Wilson graduated from the Washington and Lee University School of Law in 2015. During law school, he participated in the...

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