Paul M. Tyson
12544 High Bluff Drive, Suite 400
San Diego, CA 92130
Practice Areas

Admissions: California

Professional Summary

Paul M. Tyson counsels clients on a variety of business matters related to construction and litigation. Paul’s practice focuses on business and civil litigation with an emphasis on construction litigation representing general contractors, subcontractors and sureties. He also has extensive experience representing aviation and ground transportation corporate clients in product liability and tort actions involving property damage, personal injury, and wrongful death. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Central and Northern Districts of California.

Prior to law school, Paul also served as a helicopter pilot in the United States Navy for ten years where he flew armed helicopter reconnaissance and maritime interdiction missions during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM and Operation ENDURING FREEDOM.

Representative Matters

  • Represents general contractors in prosecution of extra work and delay claims.
  • Represented aviation component manufacturer in wrongful death matter.
  • Represented aviation overhaul facility in catastrophic accident involving multiple wrongful death and personal injury matters.
  • Represented international shipping and distribution corporation in wrongful death matter.
  • Represented aviation maintenance support corporation in breach of contract matter.


  • JD, University of San Diego School of Law, 2013
  • BA, University of Notre Dame, 1999