ERISA Attorney for Professionals
Representing Medical, Financial, and Other Professionals in Disability Claims
If you are a professional in the medical field, financial sector or any other area where you applied a unique skillset based on extensive training and education, you may face unique challenges when it comes to disability benefits. ERISA Law Center represents doctors, nurses, investment brokers, lawyers, CPAs and all other professionals in appealing and litigating disability claims under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). Following are some helpful questions and answers related to professionals and ERISA cases:
What issues arise in the representation of professionals in ERISA cases?
While all professions are unique, professionals such as doctors, lawyers, nurses, investment advisors, and CPAs, and the like pose unique challenges in the field of ERISA. A professional often has issues concerning: a) the calculation of his or her salary for the purposes of determining benefit levels; b) the relationship between group and private policies which they may possess; c) the definition of “own occupation,” which can involve specific job duties; and d) protection against being transitioned into “any occupation” positions unrealistic for their skill level. ERISA Law Center has represented many professionals by vigorously evaluating their economic and professional setting to successfully resolve their cases.