Richard J. Tyler is a partner in the New Orleans office of Jones, Walker, Waechter, Poitevent, Carrère & Denègre, L.L.P., where he is a member of the Business & Commercial Litigation Practice Group and chair of the firm's construction practice. Mr. Tyler's practice involves both dispute resolution and transactional work on a variety of construction projects and delivery systems.
He is a member of the American Arbitration Association's National Roster of Neutrals. Mr. Tyler is a frequent author and speaker for bar and industry groups on a variety of construction topics. He currently is a member of the Governing Committee of the ABA Forum on the Construction Industry, and is chair of the Forum's Marketing Committee. Mr. Tyler is a graduate of Georgetown University and the Georgetown University Law Center.