Overview

Mylan Traylor is an associate in Mayer Brown's Chicago office and a member of the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice.

His practice includes a substantial amount of litigation arising under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). Mylan counsels and represents benefit plans, plan sponsors, plan fiduciaries, and trustees in a variety of contexts, including claims related to defined benefits, excessive fees litigation, and the administration of plan assets and fiduciary responsibilities under ERISA.  

Mylan received his JD from the University of Michigan Law School and a BA in philosophy and economics from Emory University. Mylan is admitted to practice in Illinois and Michigan.

Before joining Mayer Brown, Mylan practiced as a corporate litigator in Detroit, Michigan. He has represented a variety of clients, such as automotive companies, financial institutions, and manufacturers, litigating a broad range of issues covering complex commercial law, mass tort litigation, and employment law.

Mylan is a commissioned notary in the state of Michigan.

Experience

  • Aguilar et al v. Nat'l Prod. Workers Union Severance Tr. Plan et al, Case No. 2:18-cv-03057-TJH-KS (C.D. Cal.). Representing union against multi-pronged challenge to the administration of its retirement plan and its disclosure obligations.
  • Dean et al v. National Production Workers Union Severance Trust Plan et al, Case No. 1:19CV02694 (N.D. Ill.). Representing union against multi-pronged challenge to the administration of its retirement plan and its disclosure obligations.

Education

Emory University, BA

University of Michigan, JD

Admissions

  • Illinois
  • Michigan