Paul Whitfield is Senior Counsel at Tyson & Mendes’ Los Angeles office. His practice focuses on general liability, including personal injury, premises liability, and products liability claims. He also has extensive experience in professional liability, unfair business practices claims, and insurance coverage.
Mr. Whitfield has considerable litigation experience, representing individuals, businesses, and insurance carriers through California in State and Federal Court. Mr. Whitfield is adept at finding creative resolutions to benefit his clients, including multiple success outcomes on motions for summary judgment in multi-million dollar lawsuits. He has successfully appealed to California Courts of Appeal and Ninth Circuit, and negotiated settlements in complex legal actions to his clients’ benefit.
Mr. Whitfield obtained his J.D. from the University of California, Davis in 2005, where he practiced in the law school’s esteemed Civil Rights Clinic. He obtained his B.S. in Business Administration and Information Systems from the University of Southern California in 2001, where he was an honors student.
In his free time, Mr. Whitfield enjoys traveling, writing, camping, and listening to live music.