Where Expectations Meet Outcomes

ERISA & Disability Insurance


Watts, Donovan & Tilley, P.A., is among the leading firms in Arkansas in defending insurers on life, health, and disability claims.

Our lawyers have litigated through trial and appeal the leading cases in the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit and the Arkansas Supreme Court on: insurance bad faith in the context of disability income insurance policies, the standard of review in ERISA cases, and federal jurisdiction for employer-sponsored ERISA plans.

The firm has defended employer-sponsored ERISA plans in class action litigation in Arkansas.

We counsel and advise clients on ERISA and non-ERISA issues and claims.

David Donovan is listed in 2011 Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, as one of the Leading Individuals for his ERISA practice.