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Tyler D. Coombe

Tyler D. Coombe is a shareholder in the firm's Litigation Practice and White Collar Defense & Special Investigations Practice, focusing on complex commercial litigation, international law, anti-corruption, corporate internal investigations and compliance, electronic discovery and data management, and labor and employment. Mr. Coombe has represented major U.S. and foreign corporations in numerous internal investigations and compliance matters, including matters involving Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and UK Bribery Act compliance in over 15 countries on five continents. Tyler has deep experience conducting risk assessments and compliance evaluations, performing pre- and post-acquisition due diligence and integration, and partnering with clients to design, build, and implement anti-corruption compliance programs. Also, being a member of the firm's class action defense team, Tyler has assisted in the defense of dozens of employment and consumer class actions in state and federal courts across the United States.

Concentrations

  • Complex commercial litigation
  • FCPA and Bribery Act compliance
  • Class action defense
  • Corporate internal investigations
  • Labor and employment

取扱分野

実績紹介

  • Advised Fortune 50 company in the development and implementation of a gold standard global Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and UK Bribery Act compliance program addressing multi-dimensional business operations in over 30 countries.
  • Advised UK grocery and retail chain in the transformation of existing compliance program to come current with requirements of the FCPA and UK Bribery Act.
  • Conducted in-depth anti-corruption risk assessments and compliance evaluations in more than 15 countries around the world, including Argentina, Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, India, Mexico, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Turkey, Japan and the United Kingdom.
  • Provided extensive on-site legal counsel and project management in conjunction with client’s local compliance organizations as part of years-long compliance implementation plan, including significant time managing program implementation on the ground in China, Mexico, Canada and the United Kingdom.
  • Assist Fortune 50 client to prepare reports and presentations to U.S. Department of Justice in relation to ongoing compliance enhancements in the context of an ongoing government investigation.
  • Advised major UK grocery chain in FCPA and UK Bribery Act due diligence in connection with acquisition of two international meat sourcing and processing companies.
  • Advised multinational client on execution and reporting of anti-corruption compliance program audits in Africa, Asia, Europe, South America, and Latin America.
  • Advised Fortune 50 company with respect to red flags and other issues identified in due diligence performed on hundreds of third-party suppliers and service providers.
  • Conducted dozens of live training sessions on corruption risk and anti-corruption laws for clients’ executives, senior and middle level management, legal department, compliance organization, internal audit team, and other functional roles, in the United States and multiple locations around the world including China, Mexico, Turkey, Canada, and the United Kingdom.
  • Advised international food sourcing business in anti-corruption aspects of creating a variable interest entity with foreign investors in Japan.
  • Represented Fortune 50 company in defense of numerous complex commercial and employment class actions in state and federal courts in Colorado and across the United States.
  • Member of team acting as national coordinating counsel for Fortune 50 company with respect to nearly 100 wage and hour class actions in state and federal courts across the country.
  • Conducted internal investigation for large U.S. supermarket chain relating to alleged misconduct of pharmacy employees.
  • Represented a Fortune 50 company in internal and governmental investigations and related civil litigation relating to alleged misconduct by senior company executives, including interactions with federal law enforcement in relation to grand jury subpoenas and investigation of potential financial crimes.
  • Advised global package delivery company in a class and collective action filed in Colorado alleging violations of FLSA and state law overtime provisions.
  • Represent major medical technology company to defend more than a dozen medical device tort actions in federal court in Montana, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming.
  • Managed settlement administration for dozens of settled nation-wide class action cases, including with respect to Class Action Fairness Act (CAFA) compliance, Qualified Settlement Fund (QSF) formation and compliance, notice media campaigns, data management, valuation analysis, predictive modeling, claim distribution issues, cy pres distribution, and unclaimed property/escheat issues.
  • Represented major credit card company in litigation arising under state and federal consumer information laws.
  • Represented association of professional athletes in organizational governance litigation.
  • Represented Colorado geothermal energy company in corporate governance litigation.
  • Represented major Colorado natural gas provider in a variety of litigation and environmental matters.
  • Represented independent beverage bottling and distribution company in numerous commercial and employment disputes.
  • Advised Fortune 50 company on state and federal compliance matters, including wage and hour laws and regulations, unclaimed property/escheatment, COVID-19 public health orders, and other regulatory matters.
  • Advised Fortune 50 company regarding eDiscovery, data mapping, and other legal issues related to use and retention of electronically stored information.
  • Advised Fortune 50 company regarding EPL, CGL, and D&O insurance policy, coverage and reporting matters.
  • Represented filmmakers in the production of Saving Face, the 2012 Academy Award® winner for Documentary (Short Subject).

受賞歴・所属団体

  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Colorado Super Lawyers, "Rising Star," 2011-2016
  • Graduate, Leadership Denver, Class of 2011
  • Judge, 18th Annual Stetson International Environmental Moot Court Competition North American Regional Round, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, January 2014
  • Vice Chair, Board of Directors, Four Mile Historic Park, 2015-2018
  • Board Member and Secretary, Open World Learning, 2009-2013
  • Member, International Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Colorado Bar Association
  • Member, Denver Bar Association
  • Pro Bono Counsel, The Challenge Foundation, 2012-2019

学歴・資格・言語

学歴
  • 法務博士, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, 2003
    • Student Law Office, Civil Litigation Clinic
  • 学士号, History and Art History, University of Colorado at Boulder, 1998
弁護士資格
  • Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
言語