Daniel J. Tyson



B.A., Harpur College of Binghamton University, 1971
J.D., Albany Law School of Union University, cum laude, 1974
(Member and Notes Editor, Albany Law Review)


Daniel J. Tyson has many years of experience as trial counsel in civil litigation in New York courts, federal courts, and arbitration. His experience includes commercial litigation involving business dissolutions and valuations, contract and construction contract disputes, enforcing creditors' and landlords’ rights, petroleum and environmental contaminants remediation, real property valuation for eminent domain and real property tax certiorari proceedings.  Mr. Tyson also has experience in defending medical malpractice cases and engineering malpractice cases.

Mr. Tyson represents lenders, secured and unsecured creditors, landlords, and trustees in business bankruptcy proceedings. The scope of his bankruptcy work includes protecting creditors' and clients' rights during the debtor's bankruptcy proceedings, negotiating plans of reorganization in bankruptcy proceedings, litigating claims by creditors and defending debtors' and trustees' claims against creditors, and restructuring distressed creditor-debtor relationships prior to the debtor's potential bankruptcy.

Mr. Tyson is admitted to practice in the State of New York. He is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York; the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York; the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York; the United States District Court for the Western District of New York; and the United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the Albany County Bar Association, and the Capital Region Bankruptcy Association. Mr. Tyson has an "AV" Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating.