Tyler Jay King
Mr. King is licensed in the federal and state bars of the District of Columbia and Maryland. He obtained his J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law, renowned for its focus on practical experience and social responsibility. The National Jurist recently selected Northeastern University School of Law as the nation’s best public interest law school. Mr. King has a broad base of litigation experience including work with the United States Department of Justice’s Environmental Enforcement Section; Kohn, Kohn, & Colapinto’s “whistleblower” practice; and Jackson & Campbell’s real estate group.
In real estate matters, Mr. King represents creditors and debtors in bankruptcy, litigates contracts, and advises clients on tax compliance and estate planning. Mr. King’s background in the underpinnings of real estate transactions comes from his expertise underwriting title insurance policies on an array of real estate financing scenarios including defeasance, mezzanine, interest rate swap, and municipal bond financing, among others. As a title attorney Mr. King wrote articles on 1031 exchanges and is a go-to person on transfer and recordation tax questions for many local attorneys and developers. Over a two-year period Mr. King handled over a quarter billion dollars in consideration and issued over a half billion dollars in liability insurance.
In representing businesspeople and nonprofits, Mr. King aids clients in business formation and organization, regulatory and tax compliance, contracting, employment, and financing. Staying true to his public interest roots, Mr. King takes on a variety of public interest matters in cases ranging from bed bugs to bankruptcies, and everything in between. Mr. King handles consumer protection actions, participates in a pro bono foreclosure prevention program, and participates in Maryland’s “Wills for Heroes” program, providing estate planning to law enforcement, fire fighters, and first responders. Mr. King will also take on cases involving consumer protection, employment and whistleblower, Qui-Tam, immigration, students, and constitutional rights.
Mr. King is a father of three and lives with his wife in Washington, DC.
Mr. Connor is a Paralegal at Franklin Square Law Group. Mr. Connor is from Smithtown, NY and is a graduate of Smithtown High School East. He received his Bachelor’s Degree from The University at Buffalo where he majored in Legal Studies with a minor in Political Science. During his undergraduate career, Mr. Connor participated in the UB Wrestling Club. During Mr. Connor’s senior year, he participated in the SUNY Washington Internship Program during the spring semester of his senior year at UB. While participating in this program, he interned here at Franklin Square Law Group..
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Salieu King is originally from The Gambia, West Africa and moved to the United States in 2004. Salieu graduated magna cum laude from University of the District of Columbia with a BA in Mass Media, Television Production and a Masters in Public Administration.
Salieu King is a mother of three and lives in Washington, DC with her husband and kids.
Emily Bailey is originally from the Town of Galway in Upstate New York. Emily graduated cum laude from the State University of New York at New Paltz where she majored in International Relations and Spanish with minors in Political Science and Latin American & Caribbean Studies. While working towards her Bachelor’s, Emily also worked with organizations such as the New York State Legislature and Amnesty International.