Tyler L. Mathews


Practice Focus

Professional Experience

Tyler currently focuses his practice on all aspects of litigation. He is admitted to practice before courts in Ohio and Michigan. Tyler has tried a variety of claims, including matters seeking injunctive relief. Tyler also has experience in adversary proceedings in bankruptcy court, including obtaining a multi-million dollar judgment in a preference action against a large package shipping company. Another primary focus of Tyler's practice is professional liability defense. He has defended lawyers at law firms against claims brought against them. Tyler also represents the firm's clients against claims involving the Fair Debt Collection Practice Act and the Fair Credit Reporting Act. His employment litigation experience includes representing employers before state and federal courts and administrative agencies in Ohio and throughout the region in wrongful termination, retaliation and discrimination matters.

Tyler has extensive experience in appellate proceedings in both state and federal courts, and served as a judicial clerk to the Ohio Court of Appeals following his graduation from law school.


  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D. magna cum laude (1994)
  • Albion College, B.A. magna cum laude (1991)

State Admissions

  • Michigan
  • Ohio

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio 
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio 
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan 
  • U.S. District Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

Professional Associations

  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • John M. Manos Inn of Court  

Awards and Honors

  • Named "Ohio Rising Star" by Law & Politics magazine (2005, 2006, 2007)
  • 600 Superior Avenue, East
    Suite 2100
    Cleveland, OH 44114
  • 250 West Street
    Suite 550
    Columbus, OH 43215