Photo of Errol J. King, Jr.
  • PRACTICE FOCUS
  • INDUSTRIES+
  • EDUCATION+
    • Louisiana State University Law Center
      J.D., 1986
    • Nicholls State University
      B.S. in Marketing, 1982
  • ADMISSIONS+
    • Louisiana
    • U.S. Supreme Court
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
    • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
    • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
    • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana
    • U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
  • CLERKSHIP+

Clients value not only the legal experience of Errol King, but also the relationship he creates with the people and culture of each individual company he represents. Errol's practice focuses on managed care organizations, where that personal touch can be the difference in achieving a favorable outcome. He has represented clients before state and federal regulatory agencies as well as defended managed care plans in litigation.

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Clients value not only the legal experience of Errol King, but also the relationship he creates with the people and culture of each individual company he represents. Errol's practice focuses on managed care organizations, where that personal touch can be the difference in achieving a favorable outcome. He has represented clients before state and federal regulatory agencies as well as defended managed care plans in litigation.

Errol works with managed care clients in the areas of:

  • Health Care Litigation
  • State and Federal Regulatory Issues
  • Benefit Coverage Issues
  • Health Care Reform
  • Risk Management

Errol's knowledge of health care extends beyond the courtroom as he is a frequent guest lecturer for organizations such as the Managed Care Congress, the American Health Lawyers Association's Managed Care Law Institute, the Louisiana Hospital Association and the Louisiana State Bar Association.

Experience

  • Represented a national PPO in multiple litigation and arbitration matters involving provider/payor disputes.
  • Defended managed care clients in lawsuits for underpaid claims, disputes over contract issues and lawsuits alleging unfair trade practices.
  • Successfully defended managed care clients in multiple class action litigations alleging violation of state PPO Acts.
  • Successfully represented clients before numerous state departments of insurance on licensing and other regulatory matters.
  • Successfully defended clients against lawsuits alleging violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act brought by health care providers and consumers.
  • Represented health plan in two stock offerings, prospectus and an offering by subsidiary in reorganization.

Memberships & Affiliations

Professional

  • Federation of Regulatory Counsel
  • American Bar Association - Health Care Section
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • Louisiana Association of Health Plans
  • Texas Association of Health Plans
  • Louisiana Business Group - Board of Directors; CEO Leadership Round Table
  • Louisiana Health Care Alliance - Board of Directors
  • Louisiana Managed Health Care Association, Advisory Board - Board of Directors; General Counsel

Civic

  • The Primary Place - Board of Directors
  • United Way of America, Individual Attorney Division Campaign - Chairman
  • Women In Need Gain Support, Inc. (W.I.N.G.S.) - Board of Directors

Recognition

  • Health Care and Insurance Law, The Best Lawyers in America (1995 – 2020)
  • Leading Louisiana Lawyer in Healthcare, Chambers USA (2016 – 2019)
  • Louisiana Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers (2007, 2008, 2011 – 2019)
  • Pro Bono Award, Baton Rouge Bar Association (2012)

Industries

Education

  • Louisiana State University Law Center
    J.D., 1986
  • Nicholls State University
    B.S. in Marketing, 1982

Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
  • Represented a national PPO in multiple litigation and arbitration matters involving provider/payor disputes.
  • Defended managed care clients in lawsuits for underpaid claims, disputes over contract issues and lawsuits alleging unfair trade practices.
  • Successfully defended managed care clients in multiple class action litigations alleging violation of state PPO Acts.
  • Successfully represented clients before numerous state departments of insurance on licensing and other regulatory matters.
  • Successfully defended clients against lawsuits alleging violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act brought by health care providers and consumers.
  • Represented health plan in two stock offerings, prospectus and an offering by subsidiary in reorganization.

Professional

  • Federation of Regulatory Counsel
  • American Bar Association - Health Care Section
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • Louisiana Association of Health Plans
  • Texas Association of Health Plans
  • Louisiana Business Group - Board of Directors; CEO Leadership Round Table
  • Louisiana Health Care Alliance - Board of Directors
  • Louisiana Managed Health Care Association, Advisory Board - Board of Directors; General Counsel

Civic

  • The Primary Place - Board of Directors
  • United Way of America, Individual Attorney Division Campaign - Chairman
  • Women In Need Gain Support, Inc. (W.I.N.G.S.) - Board of Directors
  • Health Care and Insurance Law, The Best Lawyers in America (1995 – 2020)
  • Leading Louisiana Lawyer in Healthcare, Chambers USA (2016 – 2019)
  • Louisiana Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers (2007, 2008, 2011 – 2019)
  • Pro Bono Award, Baton Rouge Bar Association (2012)