ERISA Disability Dispute Attorney
Take control of your disability and insurance disputes with the help of Bill Demas. With over two decades of legal experience and a deep understanding of the complex insurance landscape, Bill is dedicated to protecting the rights of policyholders who have been denied their rightful benefits. Contact Bill today to schedule a free consultation and find out how he can help you get the justice you deserve.
Bill’s Areas Of Practice
Bill handles a variety of cases related to:
- ERISA Disability
- Long-Term and Short-Term Disability
- Life Insurance
- Accidental Death and Dismemberment
- First-Party Insurance
- Governmental Disability, Retirement, and Pension Benefits
His extensive knowledge and experience allow him to provide his clients with personalized and effective solutions to their legal problems.
Whether you are struggling with a denied disability claim, a dispute over life insurance benefits, or any other related issue, Bill is ready to help. He is committed to getting his clients the best possible outcome. If you are in need of a knowledgeable and experienced disability dispute attorney, look no further than Herman & Wells.
Born In New York, But Raised In Pinellas County
William C. Demas, better known as Bill, is more than just a disability dispute attorney that can handle a wide range of practice areas. He is also a proud member of the Pinellas County community. Born in New York, Bill was raised in Pinellas County from a young age and has deep roots in the area.
Throughout his life, Bill has been actively involved in the local community. He has served as the youngest President elected to his Church Council in the it’s fifty-year history and has assisted in the writing of the Parish Youth Protection Guidelines for the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. He is also active in the Clearwater Bar Association and has served as the Chairman of the Bar’s Professionalism Section. In his free time, Bill enjoys supporting organizations such as Paint Your Heart Out, which paints houses for the elderly or disabled.
Bill’s local focus extends beyond his community involvement. He understands the unique challenges and needs of Pinellas County residents and is dedicated to providing personalized and effective solutions to their legal problems. Whether you are facing a disability dispute or any other related issue, Bill has the knowledge, experience, and passion to help.
Bill’s Background (Education & Early Years Practicing Law)
Bill is a proud Florida State University alumni, where he earned his undergraduate degree in 1994. He then went on to graduate Cum Laude from Stetson College of Law in 1997, where he initially honed the skills he uses every day as a practicing attorney.
After law school, Bill worked as an insurance defense attorney for over a decade, representing insurance companies, governmental agencies, and large self-insured companies on disability and insurance matters. During his time working on behalf of these corporations, he witnessed firsthand their neglect and mistreatment of consumers and citizens.
In 2009, Bill made the decision to devote his legal practice to fighting for individuals who have been injured, disabled, or denied their benefits by insurance companies, the government, or employers. With his extensive experience and passion for justice, Bill is the ultimate advocate for those in need.
What Are Bill’s Passions When He’s Not Advocating For His Clients?
Bill Demas is a proud husband to Joy and a loving father to their three children. He has served as a coach for the Clearwater Chargers Soccer Club and Palm Harbor Panther Pop Warner Football. He also made his mark as a dedicated “prop dad” for the Tarpon Springs High School Outdoor Music Ensemble, which earned numerous Bands of America Regional and National Championships during his son’s tenure.
When he’s not in the courtroom, Bill keeps himself active with his passion for Krav Maga (Combat Fighting) and his love for Florida State University, the Lightning, and the Buccaneers. Bill and Joy never miss the opportunity to cheer on their youngest son, who plays football for Florida A&M University. Now that their children have flown the nest, Bill and Joy enjoy exploring all that the Sunshine State has to offer and staying active in their free time.