Tyneia Merritt

Position: Associate Attorney

Tyneia (Tye) Merritt is an associate attorney at National Litigation Law Group.  Ms. Merritt is rated by Super Lawyers as a Top Attorney, and was also profiled as a Leading Lawyer by the Inland Empire Magazine.  Ms. Merritt has over 15 years’ experience in the default servicing industry, including consumer litigation.  Ms. Merritt is admitted to practice law in California and Washington, D.C.  She has held memberships in the Western San Bernardino Bar Association and Los Angeles County Bar Association.

PREVIOUS PRACTICE AREAS:
Mortgage Default Industry
Collections
Bankruptcy law
Landlord Tenant law

ADMISSIONS:
California
D.C.

BAR AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY:
U.S. District Court, Northern, Central, Southern and Eastern Districts of California
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern, Central, Southern and Eastern Districts of California
Los Angeles County Bar Association

PUBLISHED WORKS:
Self-Help Information Center’s “Easy Instructions to Stopping the Sale of Your Property

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:
Loyola Marymount University, B.A.
UWLA School of Law, J.D.

HONORS & AWARDS:
Southern California Rising Stars, Super Lawyers Magazine, 2015
Top Attorneys in Southern California, Los Angeles Magazine, 2015
Top 100 Lawyers by The National Black Lawyers, 2016
National Dean’s List

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS:
Panelist, Financial Services Expo, Irving, Texas
Panelist, “Flying Solo: Survival Tips for Starting (and Funding) Your Own Practice,” Los Angeles, California

CLASSES TAUGHT:
Lecturer, Unlawful Detainers, Platt College

COMMUNITY SERVICE:
Former Board Member of Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County
Volunteer Judge Youth Court, San Bernardino County

LEGAL ASSISTANT: Amy Kelly
PARALEGAL: Tiffany Carberry