James E. Tyrrell III

Senior Attorney

Washington D.C.

1001 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Suite 1300 South
Washington, DC 20004
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Fax: 202.772.0927
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Practice Areas
Government & Public AffairsLitigationPolitical Law
Areas of Emphasis
Advocacy & Government Contracts
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J.D., The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, Washington DC, 2010
B.A., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
State Bar Licenses
District of Columbia
Republican National Lawyers Association

James E. Tyrrell III

Senior Attorney

James E. Tyrrell, III is a Senior Attorney in Clark Hill’s Political Law practice group, where he provides political law compliance advice to political and corporate clients. Jim counsels candidates, PACs, Super PACs, state and national party committees, corporations and trade associations on federal and state campaign finance, lobbying disclosure, pay to play, and government ethics laws. He regularly defends and assists clients in enforcement proceedings before the Federal Election Commission and various state agencies and courts. Prior to joining Clark Hill, Jim clerked for the Chairman of the FEC, where he drafted Statements of Reasons for Matters Under Review and Policy Statements on enforcement procedures. He also worked for the Chief Counsel of the Republican National Committee, the General Counsel of the National Republican Congressional Committee, and the General Counsel of the Republican Party of Virginia, where he assisted in providing advice on campaign finance compliance and party committee independent expenditures, Victory programs and joint fundraising. Jim represents Clark Hill’s Washington, D.C. office on the firm’s Associate and Senior Attorney Leadership Committee and is a member of the firm’s technology committee. He is a member of the Bars of Maryland and the District of Columbia.