Tyson Y. Herrold

Associate

Philadelphia
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Tyson Herrold focuses his litigation practice on antitrust and competition matters as well as other complex litigation. Following law school, Tyson completed judicial clerkships with Federal Judges in the Middle District and Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. This experience included involvement in high-profile antitrust and Constitutional cases as well as litigation stemming from the financial crisis. During this time, Tyson developed an intimate knowledge of the federal trial and appellate court system. 

Select Experience

  • Represented an industrial machinery manufacturer in a products liability case alleging defect in the design and failure to warn.
  • Represented a land developer in bringing an antitrust case against an adjacent developer for using state tort and local eminent domain proceedings to restrain trade.
  • Represented a manufacturer in the defense against Lanham Act and unfair competition claims brought by competitor. 
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Experience

  • Represented an industrial machinery manufacturer in a products liability case alleging defect in the design and failure to warn.
  • Represented a land developer in bringing an antitrust case against an adjacent developer for using state tort and local eminent domain proceedings to restrain trade.
  • Represented a manufacturer in the defense against Lanham Act and unfair competition claims brought by competitor. 
  • Worked on an antitrust lawsuit brought by a representative of radio stations against performing rights organizations’ alleged attempts to fix prices in and monopolize the industry for copyrights to musical works.
  • Assisted in a case involving a bank’s scheme to fraudulently inflate capital after the financial crisis to obtain federal Troubled Asset Relief Protection (TARP) funds. 
  • Assisted in a case concerning whether banks’ database of mortgage holders used to facilitate creation of mortgage-backed securities violated state law requiring the public recording of mortgage transfers. 
  • Assisted in a case involving an insurance dispute arising out of an oil pipeline spill, where parties were ordered to engage in private arbitration pursuant to the Federal Arbitration Act. 
  • Assisted in a Second Amendment appeal involving as-applied challenge to federal statute prohibiting convicted felons from obtaining firearms.
  • Involved in a Fifth Amendment case in which Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers allegedly held citizens without probable cause during a sting operation. 

Memberships

  • J. Willard O’Brien American Inn of Court

Services

Prior Positions

  • Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Dolores K. Sloviter, United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit (2015)
  • Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable C. Darnell Jones II, United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania (2013 to 2015)
  • Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Malachy E. Mannion, United States District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania (2013)

Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2012
  • New Jersey, 2012

Education

  • J.D., Villanova University School of Law, 2012, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif
  • B.S., Economics, Messiah College, 2009, summa cum laude