J. Tyrrell “Ty” Taber

J. Tyrrell ‘Ty’ Taber has dedicated his 45-year-career to plaintiff’s personal injury, wrongful death, and general civil litigation. A Certified Specialist in Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Litigation, Ty represents plaintiff’s in cases involving insurance coverage and bad faith, burn injuries, construction site accidents, defective road design, dog bites, small engine and helicopter crashes, motor vehicle accidents (including motorcycle, tractor-trailer and truck, bicycle, and pedestrian-involved MVAs), premises liability, and product recalls.

J. Tyrrell “Ty” Taber

Ty is a sustaining member, past president, and member of the Board of Directors of the Arizona Association for Justice, and is a member of the American Association for Justice. Ty has been elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and recognized by his peers with a Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating. In addition, Ty is recognized annually by Southwest Super LawyersBest Lawyers in America, and Arizona’s Finest Lawyers.

See Ty’s profile on our personal injury website.


  • Arizona, 1978
  • California, 1977
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California


  • State Bar of Arizona, Member
  • State Bar of California, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Arizona Association for Justice, Sustaining Member, Board of Directors, Past President
  • American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Arizona Commission on Judicial Conduct, 2010-Present
  • Arizona Court Reporter Board, 2008-2016


  • Certified Specialist in Personal Injury & Wrongful Death, State Bar of Arizona
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating
  • Superb 10.0 Attorney Rating, AVVO®
  • North Valley Top Lawyer, 2020
  • Best Lawyers in America®, Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs, 2016-2024
  • Best Lawyers in America® “Lawyer of the Year” Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs, 2020
  • Southwest Super Lawyers®, Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, 2010, 2013-2024
  • Arizona's Finest Lawyers, 2010-Present
  • Phoenix Magazine, Top Lawyer, Personal Injury, 2022



  • “Successful Handling of Wrongful Death Cases,” Lorman Education Services
  • “Professionalism Course,” State Bar of Arizona
  • “Basis Trial Skills: Voir Dire and Opening Statement,” State Bar of Arizona
  • “Discovery Techniques,” State Bar of Arizona
  • “Medical Marijuana Initiative Litigation,” University of Arizona Law School