Dobbs
				J.
				Tyson

Tyson J. Dobbs

Direct: 702.212.1457
Fax: 702.384.6025
tdobbs@hpslaw.com

Tyson Dobbs concentrates his practice in the defense of hospitals, medical professionals, and other healthcare providers against claims of medical negligence.  He has experience in cases alleging negligent long-term medical care at rehabilitation and skilled nursing facilities, and is well-versed in the various regulatory and statutory schemes governing the treatment at such facilities. He has also successfully represented healthcare providers in cases involving the treatment of elderly patients, having obtained summary dismissal of elder abuse claims on several occasions.   

Professional Background

Prior to joining HPS, Tyson was an associate at Woods Erickson & Whitaker.

Following law school, Tyson served as a law clerk to the Honorable Kenneth Cory of the Eighth Judicial District Court of Nevada.

During law school, Tyson served as a judicial extern at the Washington State Court of Appeals and an intern with the Spokane City Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. He also successfully completed in national moot court competitions in both 2009 and 2010.  

Locations

Las Vegas, Nevada
1160 North Town Center Drive
Suite 200
702.889.6400

Education

Gonzaga University School of Law, J.D., cum laude (2010)

University of Nevada Las Vegas, B.S. Accounting (2007)

bar admissions

Nevada (2010)

Courts

U.S. District Court, District of Nevada (2011)

U.S. Court of Appeals (9th Cir.) (2012)