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Tyler an experienced trial attorney with a passion for helping clients navigate the legal landscape.  He began his career with two prominent Huntington firms before taking a break to join the United States Army as an active duty Intelligence Officer in 2014.  Tyler opened Haslam Law Firm LLC in 2018 and has grown the practice into one of the most well-respected firms in the area.  With a strong background in personal injury and criminal defense work, he is well-equipped to handle a wide range of legal issues for individuals and businesses alike.

As an Army veteran, Tyler understands the importance of disciplined and aggressive representation to improve client outcomes.  His military assignments were primarily in infantry and Special Operations units, with his last assignment in the 75th Ranger Regiment.  After leaving active duty in May 2018, Tyler transitioned to serving as a judge advocate with the West Virginia Army National Guard while simultaneously opening his firm.  

Tyler is able to provide a unique and valuable perspective for his clients. When you’re facing a legal challenge, Tyler is committed to helping you achieve your goals and find success.

He and his wife Marla live in Huntington with their three children and dog.  In his spare time, Tyler can be found hanging out with his family.

Graduate, 207th JAOBC, The Judge Advocate General’s School and Legal Center, 2019

Juris Doctor, with Distinction, Ohio Northern University – Pettit College of Law, 2010

Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, Emory & Henry College, 2007


West Virginia

United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio

United States District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia

United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia

United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Military Courts

West Virginia Association for Justice

American Association for Justice

Leveling the Playing Field: Using Rational Basis with a Bite as a Means of Overcoming the NCAA’s Violation of Equal Protection, 37 Ohio N.U. L. Rev. 283 (2011)

Case Note, State ex rel. Skaggs v. Brunner, 120 Ohio St.3d 506, 2008 Ohio 6333, 900 N.E.2d 982 (2008), 35 Ohio N.U. L. Rev. 1214 (2009)

Case Note, Medellin v. Texas, 128 S.Ct. 1346 (2008), 35 Ohio N.U. L. Rev. 853 (2009)

“How Pain Management Physicians Can Best Work with Lawyers for Better Patient Outcomes,” West Virginia Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs, WV, April 15, 2023.

“Identifying the ‘Rambo’ Litigator,” National Business Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 23, 2019.

“Text Message and App Evidence in Personal Injury,” National Business Institute, National Teleconference, January 30, 2019.

National Trial Lawyers Top 100

National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40

Super Lawyers – Ohio Rising Stars 2020, 2021; West Virginia Rising Stars 2022, 2023

Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent® 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023

Inducted into The Order of Barristers, 2010

Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels