Tylynn Payne

Midland Associate

Trial & Appellate
Phone: 432-687-0011

Tylynn Payne practices Trial & Appellate law at DGC, focusing on oil and gas and commercial litigation matters. She is involved in the firm’s representation of clients in lawsuits relating to oil and gas lease, contract, and title disputes. Tylynn joined DGC in September 2020.

Bar Admissions:
  • Texas, 2020
  • New Mexico, 2020
  • Texas Tech University School of Law, Lubbock, TX
    J.D., 2020
    Honors: Magna Cum Laude, National Order of Barristers
    Editor in Chief, Texas Tech Law Review Volume 52
    Top Grade Award in Statutory Interpretation
    Distinction Award in Legal Practice II, Trial Advocacy, and Advanced Water Law Seminar
    Legal Practice Top 1L Brief Award
    Champion, Frank A. Schreck Gaming Law Moot Court National Championship (2019)
    Quarterfinalist, Blakely Advocacy Institute National Moot Court Championship (2020)
    Quarterfinalist, Billings, Exum & Frye National Moot Court Competition (2018)
    Texas Tech Board of Barristers Negotiations Committee
  • Tarleton State University, Stephenville, TX
    Bachelor of Science in Political Science, 2016
    Honors: Cum Laude, Honors College Graduate
    Minors: History and Philosophy
    Delta Zeta, President’s Ambassador, Student Government Association Executive Council
  • Tylynn R. Payne, In (Not So) Deep Water: The Texas-New Mexico Water War and the Unworkable Provisions of the Rio Grande Compact, 52 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 669 (2020)

* Special thanks to Baker Schorr Fine Art for providing a stunning local backdrop for several of our attorneys' portraits.

Midland Office

(432) 687-0011

Austin Office

(512) 493-9600