EDUCATION

Thurgood Marshall School of Law
J.D., magna cum laude, 2010

Lamar University
B.B.A., Marketing, 2007

JUDICIAL CLERKSHIPS

Career Law Clerk for the Hon. Andrew M. EdisonU.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas (2018-2022)

Law Clerk for the Hon. Debra M. BrownU.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi (2015-2016)

Law Clerk for the Hon. Stephen Wm. SmithU.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas (2012-2013)

Law Clerk for the Hon. E. Scott FrostU.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas (2011-2012)

Judicial Intern for the Hon. Jennifer Walker ElrodU.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit (2010)

ADMISSIONS

Texas

U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas

Tyrone L. Haynes is a litigator who uses insights gained from his federal judiciary background to craft effective dispute resolutions for clients.

He has experience litigating commercial matters in both state and federal courts and before the leading arbitration bodies. Tyrone currently represents clients in cases involving energy and tech. And in the past, he also represented clients in the offshore exploration and production, foodservices, and healthcare industries.

Before joining MH, Tyrone honed his litigation skills working for federal judges in the Northern and Southern Districts of Texas and the Northern District of Mississippi. This invaluable experience granted him a profound understanding of judicial perspectives and decision-making processes. Tyrone strategically employs this insight to assist clients in developing effective litigation strategies.

Outside of the office, Tyrone is a proud husband and father, hobby photographer, novice painter, and avid consumer of most things science fiction. With a passion for both the art and science of litigation, Tyrone brings a unique blend of skills and perspectives to every case, ensuring a strategic and comprehensive approach to dispute resolution.

EDUCATION

Thurgood Marshall School of Law
J.D., magna cum laude, 2010

Lamar University
B.B.A., Marketing, 2007

JUDICIAL CLERKSHIPS

Career Law Clerk for the Hon. Andrew M. EdisonU.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas (2018-2022)

Law Clerk for the Hon. Debra M. BrownU.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi (2015-2016)

Law Clerk for the Hon. Stephen Wm. SmithU.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas (2012-2013)

Law Clerk for the Hon. E. Scott FrostU.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas (2011-2012)

Judicial Intern for the Hon. Jennifer Walker ElrodU.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit (2010)

ADMISSIONS

Texas

U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas

  • Obtained reversal and dismissal of claim challenging solar energy company’s financing statement.
  • Represented solar energy company in commercial arbitrations.
  • Represented small business owners in regulatory investigations.
  • Obtained dismissal with prejudice of claims arising from a vendor of a subsea engineering company.
  • Obtained an ex parte Temporary Restraining Order in favor of corporate client under the Defend Trade Secrets Act.
  • Negotiated severance agreement for a human resource executive transitioning from a multinational specialty chemicals company.
  • Negotiated Collective Bargaining Agreement with California based union on behalf of employer.
  • Fiduciary Duties for Employees in Texas: A Moving Concept (Co-Author | 68 The Advocate 38 | 2014)
  • Fiduciary Duties for Employees in Texas: A Moving Concept (Co-Author | State Bar of Texas, Essentials of Business Law Course | March 2015)
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.