July 26, 2018 Irvine, Calif. – Payne & Fears LLP is pleased to announce the arrival of attorney Tyler B. Runge. Tyler joins the firm’s Employment Law Group, located in the Irvine, California office.
Tyler represents employers in a wide range of matters, from single plaintiff lawsuits to large class and representative actions. Tyler has experience defending employers against wage-and-hour, discrimination and retaliation, sexual harassment, wrongful termination, and ERISA claims. Tyler also regularly counsels employers on a wide array of labor and employment issues, including compliance with federal and state laws, and has experience drafting employment agreements, policies, and handbooks.
Tyler graduated from Harvard Law School in 2015, magna cum laude, where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Harvard Latino Law Review (now Harvard Latinx Law Review). After graduation, Tyler clerked for the Honorable Sandra L. Lynch of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, in Boston. Before joining Payne & Fears LLP, Tyler was an association in the Labor and Employment Group at O'Melveny & Myers.