Myles Taylor practices business law and litigation, including contract claims, partnership and corporate issues, fraud, economic interference, trade secrets, real property, and professional malpractice. He is also experienced in cases involving complex trust and estate litigation and financial elder abuse.
Myles has represented both plaintiffs and defendants throughout California in state and federal courts and in arbitration. He has successfully handled complex cases from inception through trial and appeal, including with damages ranging into the many millions of dollars.
Myles also works with businesses and entrepreneurs as outside general counsel handling corporate, contract, employment, and intellectual property matters. He has supported clients across a wide range of industries, including life sciences, biotech, real estate, retail and e-commerce, financial and professional services, construction, agriculture, cannabis, and food and beverage.
Since 2018, Myles has been selected by his peers as a Sacramento Magazine “Top Lawyer” in the field of Business Litigation. He has also been designated as a Northern California Super Lawyers “Rising Star.” Myles serves as Chair of the Business Law Section of the Sacramento County Bar Association.
Myles is admitted to practice law in all California state courts and the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Northern, and Central Districts of California.
Myles earned his Juris Doctor with distinction from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, where he was Chief Articles Editor of the McGeorge Law Review. During law school, Myles published an article on attorney ethics and cloud computing technology, received multiple academic awards, and externed for the Hon. Kimberly J. Mueller at the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California. Myles previously graduated from the University of California, Davis with a Bachelor of Arts in political science.