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Tyree is chair of the firm’s global Labor and Employment Group and a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. He is a trial lawyer with more than 30 years of experience litigating complex commercial disputes involving anti-discrimination laws pertaining to the employment, housing, consumer finance, and information management sectors. His national practice spans many industries including transportation, financial services, healthcare and defense contracting.


  • Georgetown University Law Center, 1986, J.D.
  • Bowdoin College, 1982, B.A.

  • California
  • District of Columbia

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Ninth Circuit
  • Court of Appeals - District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court - All Districts of California
  • U.S. District Court - District of Columbia Circuit
  • All State Courts - California

  • Georgetown University Board of Directors, Member  
  • Georgetown University African American Advisory Board, Chair
  • Georgetown University Law Center Strategic Planning Council
  • National Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Committee for Court Excellence
  • Wiley Manuel Law Foundation

Awards & Recognition

  • Awarded Georgetown University's John Carroll Award, conferred upon alumni whose achievements and record of service exemplify the ideals and traditions of Georgetown and its founder (2019).  
  • Awarded Georgetown University's Paul R. Dean Alumni Award, the highest bestowed by the Georgetown University Law Center to alumni, for distinguished service to both the Law Center and the profession.
  • Named as one of “2015’s Most Influential Black Lawyers” by Savoy Magazine.