Tyson, Pat

Tyson, Pat,

Partner and OSHA Practice Group Co-Chair
Constangy, Brooks, Smith and Prophete LLP

Patrick R. Tyson is a partner and the OSHA Practice Group Co-chair with Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP.  He has been with the firm since May 1986, after a 13-year career at the U.S. Department of Labor.  Pat began his career in the Department’s Solicitor’s Office, where he served as an attorney representing the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).  He has continued his extensive involvement in the field of safety and health after being appointed Acting Assistant Secretary for OSHA under the Reagan Administration.  In addition to representing clients on a wide range of safety and health issues, he is the former Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National Safety Council and serves as Counsel to the Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association.  Pat was also selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2007-2019 editions of The Best Lawyers in America® in the specialty of Labor and Employment Law.  He is a member of the Virginia State Bar and the American Bar Association's Committee on Occupational Safety and Health Law.