Olesya Mikhaylova is Senior Counsel at Tyson & Mendes’ Los Angeles office. Her practice focuses on first and third-party liability, automobile and property insurance coverage, and general commercial litigation. Ms. Mikhaylova has extensive experience representing insureds and insurers in first and third-party liability insurance matters involving premises liability defense, products liability defense, automobile negligence matters, construction defect, and condominium and homeowner’s association defense. She has also handled employment, business, and immigration matters.
Ms. Mikhaylova has successfully advocated for her national and international corporate clients in complex litigation actions in state courts. She represents clients in all phases of civil litigation, routinely obtaining favorable settlements in pre-trial proceedings. She also has substantial experience conducting mediations, as well as drafting and arguing numerous discovery and dispositive motions.
Ms. Mikhaylova obtained her L.L.M. degree from The University of Southern California Gould School of Law in 2005. She earned the equivalent of her J.D. degree in Uzbekistan in 1999. She is licensed to practice law in all California state courts and has actively participated in pro bono activities throughout her career.
In her free time, Ms. Mikhaylova enjoys socializing, reading, and spending time with her husband and three children.