Tyler A. Hayden

Civil Litigation | Personal Injury

As a member of the Firm’s Trial Group, Ty represents clients in all aspects of complex civil litigation in state and federal courts throughout Florida. His experience includes litigating a variety of personal injury claims, contract breaches, construction related claims and real estate disputes. Prior to founding Phillips, Hayden & Labbee, LLP he worked with a broad range of clients, including Fortune 500 companies, on litigation strategy. Today, he has taken what he learned working for the big corporations to solve legal problems for individuals and small businesses. Ty lives in St. Petersburg with his wife and two young children. When he’s not representing his clients, he enjoys travel, cooking, fishing and walks around the park with his Corgis, Maple and Walnut.

  • Stetson University College of Law | Gulfport, Florida
    • J.D. – 2011
    • Honors: High Grade Awards, Trial Advocacy
  • Ohio University | Athens, Ohio
    • Scripts College of Journalism, Public Advocacy

Bar Admission

  • Florida | 2012
    Leadership St. Pete (Class of 2017, Planning Committee 2018-2021)
  • $606,000.00 pre-suit settlement in premises liability case resulting in significant injuries to a minor child including third-degree burns.
  • $100,000.00 pre-suit settlement on behalf of a pedestrian injured in a crosswalk by a negligent driver.
  • $100,000.00 pre-suit settlement for driver injured in rear impact collision while stopped at a red light.
  • Obtained a complete defense verdict in a one-week jury trial related to various claims of fraud and negligence against a client’s former employee.
  • Secured a favorable final judgment for an international corporation after a one-week trial on claims for breach of contract and unjust enrichment related to a joint-distribution agreement.
  • Secured favorable final award in binding arbitration related to an employment and shareholders’ dispute.
  • Obtained over 60 plaintiff’s judgments in state courts all across Florida.

Meet Tyler


Latest Blog News

Why intersections are so dangerous

Driving isn’t as simple as one car at a time making their way along the road peacefully in single file. There are so many vehicles on the road today that it is inevitable that cars have to share the roadways. While this is…

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Phantom limb pain is not imaginary

Amputation is a real possibility after a horrific car crash. The legs, especially, are vulnerable in head-on-collision accidents. Doctors have to perform amputations in cases where it is the last and best option on the table.

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What Tyler’s Clients Say
Charles Combs
A law firm is a service, and you’re not going to receive better service anywhere in the Bay area. At Phillips Hayden & Labbee, you will speak to a knowledgeable, competent & professional attorney committed to getting you the most money in the least amount of time. I am an actual client, contact me if you want a personal reference, that’s how strongly I feel about the quality results I received. They recovered the maximum in 5 months!!!
Waleed Ashour
Absolutely top of the line representation. Clear, up front communication. I had a very complicated case and Mr. Hayden represented me flawlessly. I couldn’t imagine winning the case without him. Every penny was worth it. I highly recommend. Thank you so much!
Joey Gill
After my accident I contacted Tyler Hayden to get his advice on legal help and he said don’t worry, we can take care of this and that’s exactly what that firm did. From day one I felt comfortable talking to the lawyers and knew they had my best interest. I would 100% recommend Phillips, Hayden, & Labbee to handle your personal injury case. I’m glad I did.