Quick Results
Professional Photo

William E. Robinson

Of Counsel

Bill Robinson concentrates his practice in ERISA and Employee Benefits.

Featured Videos

DOL Audit Preparation: Fiduciary Liabilities, Identity Theft and Online Security April 26, 2016
DOL Audit Preparation: Fiduciary Training and Upcoming Regulatory Changes January 14, 2016
DOL Audit Preparation: Fiduciary Training Module 1 Webinar November 17, 2015

Professional Biography


Mr. Robinson has extensive experience in the areas of pension and welfare benefits. He also provides advice on benefit plans in connection with mergers and acquisitions.

Mr. Robinson has represented multi-employer pension and welfare plans and advises corporate clients on multi-employer plan issues. Mr. Robinson also represents governmental entities in connection with retirement plan matters. He represents both "for profit" and "tax exempt" employers with respect to non-qualified deferred compensation and other areas of executive compensation. He also works with the labor and employment and litigation attorneys in support of employee benefits litigation and advises business clients on ESOP matters.

Professional Honors & Activities
  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Listed since 2007 in The Best Lawyers in America® in Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Named the Best Lawyers' 2017, 2015 and 2012 Chattanooga Employee Benefits (ERISA) "Lawyer of the Year" 
  • Listed in Mid-South Super Lawyers in Employee Benefits (2016)
  • Chattanooga, Tennessee and American Bar Associations
  • National Association of Public Pension Attorneys
  • Chattanooga Estate Planning Council
  • Chattanooga Tax Practitioners
  • Former President, Board of Directors – Chattanooga-Hamilton County Bicentennial Public Library
  • Former Chairman, Board of Directors – WTCI-Public Television
  • Former Chairman – Endowment Committee, Grace Episcopal Church
  • Former President – Chattanooga Arts and Education Council
Speaking Engagements



  • University of Tennessee, J.D., 1980
  • University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, B.A., 1977


  • Tennessee, 1980
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1986
  • U.S. District Court, E.D. Tennessee, 2004
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2016

Email Disclaimer

NOTICE: The mailing of this email is not intended to create, and receipt of it does not constitute an attorney-client relationship. Anything that you send to anyone at our Firm will not be confidential or privileged unless we have agreed to represent you. If you send this email, you confirm that you have read and understand this notice.
Cancel Accept