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About Attorney Tyler Brooks
Tyler Brooks is an experienced lawyer, who has represented state governments, elected officials, large and small businesses, nonprofit organizations, churches and ministries, and numerous individuals around the country in the course of his career. A core mission of his firm is helping individuals protect their hard-earned property while still receiving the best possible health care as they age.
A native North Carolinian, Tyler grew up in Greensboro, North Carolina, and graduated summa cum laude from Wake Forest University with a Bachelor of Arts in Latin. At Wake Forest, he was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and received the M.D. Phillips Prize in Classical Languages. He then earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree (J.D.) from Vanderbilt University Law School in Nashville, Tennessee, and later received a Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) in Taxation with a concentration in estate planning from Villanova University Law School's Graduate Tax Program. In the process of obtaining his LL.M., he also completed advanced course work in ERISA and employee benefits law.
Following law school, Tyler served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Walter C. Kurtz, a Tennessee state court judge. He was then a law clerk to the Honorable Bernice Bouie Donald, a federal district court judge in Memphis, Tennessee, and taught for a year at the University of Memphis School of Law. Tyler spent many years involved in complex civil and commercial litigation at a firm in Raleigh before then serving as Senior Trial Counsel for a nonprofit, public interest law firm. He has also worked at a financial services law firm and a prominent Raleigh-based firm that concentrates in business law.
Active in the legal community, Tyler is a past president of the Eastern District of North Carolina Chapter of the Federal Bar Association and has served in the leadership of both national and local legal organizations. He is also a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, a global honorary society of attorneys, judges, law faculty, and legal scholars whose membership is limited to one percent of lawyers licensed to practice in each jurisdiction. Additionally, Tyler is an adjunct professor at Trinity International University's Trinity Law School.
As part of representing clients, Tyler has been interviewed by various local and national media outlets, including Fox News at Night with Shannon Bream, Todd Starnes of Fox News Radio, Bloomberg News, North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, and the Wall Street Journal. He has also written on a host of legal issues and taught several continuing legal education courses.
Villanova University Law School - LL.M. in Taxation
Certificate in Estate Planning
Vanderbilt University Law School - J.D.
Articles Editor, Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law
Scholastic Excellence Award in Evidence
Scholastic Excellence Award in Corporations & Business Entities
Wake Forest University - B.A. in Latin
Degree Awarded summa cum laude with Departmental Honors
Phi Beta Kappa
Eta Sigma Phi
M.D. Phillips Prize in Classical Languages
Fellow, American Bar Foundation
Federalist Society for Law & Public Policy Studies
Better Business Bureau (BBB) of Eastern North Carolina