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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. After compiling more than a decade of legal experience in diverse settings, Tyler founded the Law Office of B. Tyler Brooks in 2018. 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.
Tyler takes seriously his responsibility to remain informed of the latest legal developments affecting estate planning and elder law. Thus, he recently obtained Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) in Taxation with a concentration in estate planning from Villanova University Law School's Graduate Tax Program, and in the process he also completed advanced course work in employee benefits law.
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.
Following law school, Tyler served as a judicial law clerk to a highly-respected Tennessee state court judge. He was then a law clerk to 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.
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 numerous 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.
Tyler is admitted to practice law in the states of North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Michigan as well as numerous federal courts and has extensive litigation experience. A resident of Cary, he is a member of Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Raleigh.
Villanova University Law School - LL.M. in Taxation (2020)
Certificate in Estate Planning
Vanderbilt University Law School - J.D. (2006)
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 (2003)
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
Christian Legal Society
Better Business Bureau (BBB) of Eastern North Carolina
You can read more about Tyler's background here.