The litigation section of the firm devotes a substantial amount of its time to the defense of workers' compensation claims throughout the State of Tennessee. Further counseling of corporate clients is provided in connection with the handling of potential claims and statutory compliance for the purpose of cost containment and prevention of unnecessary litigation.

Members of the firm have served as speakers at numerous seminars on this subject held for both other attorneys and for laymen. C. Hayes Cooney, Steven D. Parman, David J. Pflaum and Samuel P. Helmbrecht have been responsible for most of the firm's workers' compensation practice in recent years.