Office: (765) 361-9680
Fax: (765) 361-9690
Practice AreasInjury Law
Litigation & Trial
Estate Planning & Administration
Family Law & Guardianship
Tyler began his career as a law clerk for Kirtley, Taylor, Sims, Chadd & Minnette while he was law school during the summers of 2010 and 2011. He joined the firm as an associate attorney in October, 2011.
Education & Memberships
Tyler earned a B.A. with a double major in political science and sociology from Hanover College in 2008. He was accepted into Valparaiso University School of Law (VUSL) and received his J.D. (magna cum laude) from VUSL in 2011. Tyler’s experience includes clerking for the Honorable Senior Judge Rudy Lozano in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana, Hammond Division. He also proudly worked with the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) program while at Valparaiso University School of Law. Tyler has been a staff member in two political campaigns, and in the most recent was the lead marketing and ad designer for the campaign’s print ads. Tyler was admitted to practice law in Indiana and the United States Federal District Courts of the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana on the same day he joined Kirtley, Taylor, Sims, Chadd & Minnette in 2011. Tyler is currently a member of the Indiana State Bar Association, Montgomery County Bar Association, Indiana Trial Lawyers Association and the American Bar Association.
Family & Community Involvement
Tyler and his wife, Mindy, have been married since November 2008. They are members of the Russellville Community Church where Tyler is currently a member of the Pastoral Relations Committee. Tyler is an active member of the Crawfordsville Rotary Club. Tyler was a volunteer volleyball coach in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 and still enjoys watching games and volunteering for the volleyball team and other school sports at Benton Central Jr.-Sr. High School in Benton County, Indiana where Mindy is the head volleyball coach since 2008.