Tyler grew up in Rochester, New York. He graduated from the State University of New York at Albany, where he studied finance and economics. Tyler spent his first summer as a research assistant to Professor Jennifer Mason McAward, researching patterns in violations of Brady v. Maryland. This past summer, Tyler worked as a summer associate in the Chicago office of Ropes & Gray, where he will return after graduation. He hopes to build a practice in white collar defense, investigations, and securities enforcement. Aside from JLEPP, Tyler has been involved at Notre Dame as a member of FPAC and a barrister on the Moot Court Trial Team. In his free time, Tyler enjoys reading fiction, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.