Tyler handles a wide variety of cases, including FELA, commercial matters, labor and employment litigation, insurance coverage disputes and appellate/post judgment litigation for a wide range of clients from railroads and heavy manufacturers to privately held LLC's and individuals.

Tyler has extensive litigation experience, having spent over 7 years with the Illinois Attorney General’s office. During that time, Tyler concentrated in prosecuting employee termination cases before a variety of merit boards including the Illinois State Police, the Civil Service Commission, and the Secretary of State. Tyler also defended government agency employee appeals on both sides of contested employment issues while supervising the Civil Prosecutions Unit. In addition to his experience at the AG’s office, Tyler served as an Administrative Law Judge with the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services, where he presided over an extensive range of administrative hearings, and trained and supervised Administrative Law Judges.


  • The John Marshall Law School, J.D., 2005
  • Illinois Wesleyan University, B.A. Major Psychology; Minor Computer Science, 2002


  • Illinois, 2005


  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois
  • The Federal Trial Bar

Tyler’s experience as an Administrative Law Judge brings a unique experience to his litigation approach.