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Eric L. Buchanan

Licensed for 19 years

Attorney in Chattanooga, TN

Practice Area: Social Security Disability, ERISA, Disability Insurance 3 more areas of practice + 3 more

Awards
AV Preeminent
Awards
AV Preeminent

Areas of Law

  • Social Security Disability
  • ERISA
  • Disability Insurance
  • Administrative Law
  • Disability Law
  • Insurance Law

Client Reviews

  • 3.0/5.0 4 reviews
  • 50% client recommended 2 recommendations
  • Communication

    3.2/5.0
  • Responsiveness

    3.0/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    3.0/5.0
  • Value for Money

    2.8/5.0
  • 1.0/5.0 by a Private Individual on 12/13/13

    It took forever! No phone calls or contact from them at all during the waiting time. And now they get my money every month and I still have to wait every month before get... Read more

    It took forever! No phone calls or contact from them at all during the waiting time. And now they get my money every month and I still have to wait every month before getting my money.I have to call and call every month. DO NOT USE THEM!

    • Communication

      1.0/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      1.0/5.0
    • Quality of Service

      1.0/5.0
    • Value for Money

      1.0/5.0

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  • 3.8/5.0 by a Private Individual on 05/13/13

    Slow on getting someone on the phone to talk to about questions, etc., but overall good at their jobs. Read more

    Slow on getting someone on the phone to talk to about questions, etc., but overall good at their jobs.

    • Communication

      3.0/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      4.0/5.0
    • Quality of Service

      4.0/5.0
    • Value for Money

      4.0/5.0

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Private Individual on 08/04/11

    The people at Eric Buchanan firm our courteous, hard working people. Who got me my Social Security Disability after hard work on their part. thank you so much Read more

    The people at Eric Buchanan firm our courteous, hard working people. Who got me my Social Security Disability after hard work on their part. thank you so much

    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      5.0/5.0
    • Quality of Service

      5.0/5.0
    • Value for Money

      5.0/5.0

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  • 2.3/5.0 by a Private Individual on 12/24/10

    In our initial meeting, Eric lead me to believe that he would be handling my case personally. After our first meeting I only spoke with Eric one time when he tried to pre... Read more

    In our initial meeting, Eric lead me to believe that he would be handling my case personally. After our first meeting I only spoke with Eric one time when he tried to pressure me into taking a settlement. I was very displeased with the lack of communication from the firm.

    • Communication

      4.0/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      2.0/5.0
    • Quality of Service

      2.0/5.0
    • Value for Money

      1.0/5.0

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Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 3 reviews
  • AV Preeminent
  • Legal Knowledge

    5.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    5.0/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/15/12 in ERISA

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Member on 05/07/12 in Disability Benefits

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Associate on 05/07/12 in Social Security Disability

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

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Credentials

Position
President/Owner
Admission Details
Admitted in 1997, Tennessee
1998, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee
1999, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee and U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
2000, U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee
2002, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
2003, Georgia
2004, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida and U.S. Supreme Court
Law School Attended
Washington & Lee University
Class of 1997
J.D.
magna cum laude
University Attended
Virginia Military Institute
Class of 1989
B.A.