SAN DIEGO (July 10, 2018) – Continuing its accelerated growth over the last two years, civil defense firm Tyson & Mendes LLP has opened its third office in San Diego, marking its 10th office across the country. The new office, located at 4435 Eastgate Mall, Suite 400 in the UTC area, will focus primarily on the firm’s Automobile Liability Litigation practice, which has increased in size exponentially in the last two years.
SAN FRANCISCO (June 4, 2018) – Civil defense firm Tyson & Mendes LLP has elevated Robert Taitz to partner in its San Francisco office. Taitz joins San Francisco Managing Partner Jim Sell in representing clients in a variety of high-stakes cases.
SAN DIEGO (Feb. 05, 2018) – Entering 2018 poised for accelerated growth, civil litigation firm Tyson & Mendes LLP announced today that it has hired its 100th attorney, Isaac Agyeman, as well as launched a new charitable giving initiative, T&M Giving.
SAN DIEGO (Jan. 15, 2018) – Civil defense firm Tyson & Mendes LLP has announced four promotions in its San Diego headquarters, elevating Tracey Angelopoulos from Senior Counsel to Partner, Justin Evenson from Senior Counsel to Team Leader, Jessica Heppenstall from Team Leader to Senior Team Leader, and Kelly Denham from Associate to Team Leader.
DENVER (Jan. 3, 2017) – Tyson & Mendes, one of the country’s fastest growing legal defense firms, is expanding its Denver office with the relocation of partner Jacob Felderman, who will handle all aspects of insurance defense litigation throughout the state of Colorado. The firm’s practice areas include construction defect, personal injury, insurance coverage disputes, insurance bad faith, professional liability, directors’ and officers’ liability and wrongful death lawsuits, and employment law.
SAN DIEGO (Dec. 01, 2017) – Civil litigation firm Tyson & Mendes has been ranked as a top tier law firm in the eighth annual U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” 2018 rankings for exceptional personal injury litigation of defendants. This is the first time Tyson & Mendes has been recognized in the highly competitive rankings.
LAS VEGAS (Nov. 30, 2017) – Civil litigation firm Tyson & Mendes LLP has expanded its Las Vegas legal team, with Carrie McCrea Hanlon joining the firm as senior counsel and Margaret Schmidt named associate attorney.
LOS ANGELES (July 2017) – In a carefully watched case, a Ventura County Superior Court jury rejected a $23 million demand following a contentious 10-week toxic tort trial, determining that three companies were not liable for a boy’s birth defects after his mother claimed she was exposed to pesticides. Tyson & Mendes’ Los Angeles partner Kevin Place and San Diego associate Kathryn Lee defended the trial along with three other defendants against a minor plaintiff – represented by Waters Kraus & Paul – who alleged in-utero exposure to toxic chemicals had resulted in permanent disabilities.
Tyson & Mendes is proud to announce the opening of our newest office in Seattle, Washington. The Seattle office will be led by experienced trial attorneys Levi Bendele and James Mendel and will defend all types of litigation ranging from high stakes “bet the company” jury trials, construction law, employment matters, and everything in between.