Tyler Hazen is the Managing Partner of the Nevada and San Diego locations and is admitted to practice law in both California and Nevada. He represents a variety of clients in general liability, products liability, construction law, contract law, and aviation law matters. Mr. Hazen has extensive deposition and mediation experience, having taken hundreds of depositions. He has arbitrated cases to winning verdicts and has argued and won a variety of dispositive motions, achieving winning verdicts for clients without the time and expense of trial. Mr. Hazen’s clients include major product manufacturers, Fortune 500 companies, leading insurance companies, contractors, and small businesses.
Mr. Hazen has particular experience in high exposure complex litigation and construction defect actions. Mr. Hazen has represented numerous construction general contractors and subcontractors including but not limited to window, roofing, waterproofing, flooring, stucco, plumbing, finish carpentry, insulation, cabinet, and tub and shower enclosure subcontractors.
Tyler Hazen, received a Bachelor of Arts with honors from Eastern Washington University in 2008, graduating summa cum laude. Mr. Hazen then received his Juris Doctor from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2011. At the University of San Diego School of Law, Mr. Hazen was recognized nationally as a Moot Court oral advocate and brief writer. Mr. Hazen served as the Managing Editor of the San Diego Journal of Climate and Energy Law.
Mr. Hazen authored the law review article “The Effects of Brazilian Agricultural Property Policies and International Pressures on the Soybean Industry,” published in Volume II of the San Diego Journal of Climate and Energy Law. He contributed substantially to the article entitled “Putting Latent-Defect Claims to Rest” In Construction Claims Magazine, Volume 2 edition.
Prior to joining Angulo McGhee in 2011, Mr. Hazen worked with the Labor and Industries Department of the Washington State Attorney General’s Office, the intellectual property law firm Mandour & Associates, and successfully litigated criminal matters with the San Diego County District Attorney’s Office.