Robert J. Tyson

Civil Division
Title: Deputy City Attorney
Phone: 714-765-5169

Mr. Tyson provides legal advice to several departments on labor and employment issues. He also handles all phases of civil litigation matters involving the City, including pre-trial discovery, law and motion, trial and appeal. He primarily practices in state and federal trial and appellate courts, litigating cases involving civil rights, land use, torts, and employment matters. Mr. Tyson is admitted to practice law in California state courts, as well as all federal courts in California, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal, and the United States Supreme Court.

Mr. Tyson is a graduate of the UCLA School of Law (Juris Doctor) and The University of Michigan (Bachelor of Arts, Political Science).  

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