Supporting Independence

United Benefit Advisors® (UBA) is the nation’s leading independent employee benefits advisory organization. UBA Partner Firms understand the unique needs of their local community. Joining together, we offer solutions surpassing large brokerages while continuing to provide the personal service that only an independent, local advisor can deliver. LHD is a founding member.

  • 26,000+ Employers served
  • 200+ Offices in the US and Canada
  • 2,000+ Employee benefits advisors
$480MEmployee Benefits Revenue

The 2024 UBA Employee Benefits Benchmarking represents $13B in healthcare, 1,000,000 employees, and 7,800 employers. Our benchmark studies more employers than the next three industry surveys combined and is distributed to every U.S. Senator.


By leveraging UBA, LHD gains access to leading carriers and vendors. This enables us to offer our clients customized solutions through group discounts, as opposed to aligning with a single provider and promoting a one-size-fits-all approach.

Compliance Experts

UBA partners with Kutak Rock and Fisher Phillips for expert and timely advice strengthening HR efforts
​to minimize compliance risks. Together, we offer additional compliance awareness including monthly webinars, monthly compliance recaps, and regularly scheduled open Q&A sessions.