SAN DIEGO, CA—Leading civil litigation and insurance defense firm Tyson & Mendes announced today the promotion of attorneys Emily Berman and Harry Harrison to partner. Both are based in the firm’s San Diego office.
Berman joined Tyson & Mendes in 2017 as an associate before being promoted to senior counsel. She focuses primarily on general liability, commercial and insurance litigation, including personal injury defense, representing individuals, businesses, and insurance companies in litigation across California state courts. Prior to joining Tyson & Mendes, she was an associate at an insurance defense firm in Los Angeles and a business litigation firm in San Diego.
Harrison joined Tyson & Mendes as senior counsel in 2019. His practice focuses on personal injury, employment, and the defense of entity and organization defendants involving allegations of sexual misconduct. Harrison has litigated hundreds of civil matters and is experienced in all aspects of civil disputes, from pre-lawsuit strategy and negotiations through trial and appeal.