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41 South High Street
Suite 2495
Columbus, OH 43215

201 E. Fifth Street
Suite 1900
Cincinnati, OH 45202

600 Superior Ave. East
Fifth Third Building, Suite 1300
Cleveland, OH 44114


J.D., summa cum laude, Capital University Law School, 2012

  • Executive Content & Business Editor, Capital University Law Review, Volume 40
  • Staff Member, Capital University Law Review, Volume 39
  • Pro Bono Legal Honors

B.S., Economics, Smeal College of Business, Pennsylvania State University, 2009


Super Lawyers® Rising Star (Business Litigation) (2019–2023)

Capital University Law School Young Alumnus of the Year (2020)


Tyler Tarney litigates and manages risk in complex commercial, trade secret/non-compete, mass tort, and employment disputes with a focus in bet-the-company exposure, class and collective actions, immediate injunctive relief, and other high stakes.

He has argued and won multiple Sixth Circuit appeals, been appointed national Liaison Counsel for a group of defendants in the Opioid Multi-District Litigation, obtained or defeated immediate injunctive relief in federal courts in various states, coordinated national and state mass tort strategy, handled cases with national media attention, and negotiated C-level executive employment and compensation agreements.

He also teaches Electronic Discovery as an adjunct law professor. In law school, he graduated third while clerking at a defense firm, on the Law Review Executive Board, and externing for Sixth Circuit Judge Jeffrey Sutton.


  • Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Northern Districts of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Northern & Western Districts of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois & Trial Bar
  • U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Southern & Northern Districts of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern & Western Districts of Michigan
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