Tyler O’Halloran practices primarily in the areas of construction litigation, complex commercial litigation, governmental immunity, eDiscovery, and dispute resolution. He represents municipalities and other public-sector owners, as well as architects, engineers, interior designers, contractors, and subcontractors in litigation.
Tyler graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism in 2007, where he was captain of the swimming and diving team during his final two years. He received his J.D. from The University of Texas School of Law in 2012 and has been practicing in Austin since graduation.
Prior to joining Allensworth & Porter, Tyler was an associate at other law firms in Austin. His practice ranged from the management of national toxic tort defense to appellate practice in the Texas Supreme Court on governmental immunity issues. He has significant experience with electronic discovery and helps advise clients on best practices for e-discovery management. Tyler loves learning about new technology and believes that such a practice is vital to providing the most efficient and cost-effective legal service to the firm’s clients.
Tyler remains active in several Longhorn Athletics support organizations and holds a fundamental belief that the key to a healthy and peacefully functioning society is proper use of the “thank you” wave while driving.
- The Supreme Court of Texas, 2012
- The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
Industry Involvement and Memberships
- State Bar of Texas, Construction Law Section, Litigation Section, Computers and Technology Section
- Austin Bar Association, Construction Law Section, Austin Young Lawyers Association
- J.D., The University of Texas School of Law, 2012
- B.A., Journalism, The University of Texas at Austin, 2007