James Tyack

James Patrick Tyack

James Patrick Tyack

PARTNER

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Phone: 614-221-1342 / Fax: 614-228-0253
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Areas of Practice

Criminal Defense: White Collar, Felonies and Misdemeanors, Drug Possession/Trafficking, OVI/DUI, Domestic Violence; Personal Injury: Motor Vehicle Accidents, Wrongful Death; General Litigation and Appeals; Civil Litigation; Consumer Sales Practice Act (C.S.P.A.)

Bar Admissions

Ohio, 2000
U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 2012
U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 2001
U.S. Supreme Court, 2009

Education

J.D. – 2000, The Ohio State University, Michael E. Moritz College of Law, Columbus, Ohio
B.A. – 1997, Denison University, Granville, Ohio

  • Honors Program
  • Major: History

Honors and Awards

  • Best Lawyers 2017 Columbus, OH Criminal Defense: General Practice “Lawyer of the Year”
  • “Columbus CEO Top Lawyer, 2015” by Columbus CEO Magazine in the area of Personal Injury law
  • Best Lawyers in America: Non-White Collar Criminal Defense, 2013 – Present
  • Ohio Super Lawyers, 2014 – Present
  • Ohio Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2007-2013

 Classes/Seminars Taught

  • Document Gathering, Production for Litigation, IPE, 2002
  • Criminal Defense: Pretrial Success, NBI, 2007
  • Criminal Advocacy, Ohio State Bar Association, 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013
  • Legal Professionalism & Ethics, Franklin County Specialty Dockets CLE, 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013
  • Attorney Client Privilege, Columbus Bar Association, 2011
  • 2015 Chester Professionalism Institute
  • Speaker, 2016 Emerging Trends in Fraud Investigation and Prevention Conference

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
  • Columbus Bar Association, Member
  • Judicial Screening Committee, 2007 — Present
  • Judicial Screening Committee, Chairperson, 2016
  • Ethics Committee, 2007 — 2013
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Ohio Association for Justice, Member
  • Central Ohio Association for Justice, Member
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
  • Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
  • Franklin County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Member
  • Franklin Inns of Court, Member
  • National College for DUI Defense ®, Member
  • United Who’s Who, Lifetime, Member