Mr. Tillman J. Breckenridge
Stris & Maher, LLP
1717 K Street NW
Ste 900
Washington, DC 20006

Phone    (202) 800-6030

Type of Case: Civil
Admitted to practice:
Supreme Court
1st Circuit, 2nd Circuit, 3rd Circuit, 4th Circuit, 5th Circuit, 6th Circuit, 7th Circuit, 8th Circuit, 9th Circuit, 10th Circuit, 11th Circuit, D.C., Federal

Tillman concentrates his practice on appellate litigation at all levels. He has represented individuals, companies, organizations, and foreign, state, and local governments before the United States Supreme Court, every U.S. Court of Appeals, and many state appellate courts. Additionally, Tillman has been an Adjunct Professor of Law at the William & Mary School of Law, where he directed the Appellate and Supreme Court Clinic. The Clinic has filed briefs that have been profiled as the National Law Journal Brief of the Week, relied on by the Supreme Court, and led to critical precedents in civil rights cases. Tillman has been named to the Washington, DC Super Lawyers and Virginia’s Legal Elite lists for appellate practice, and was named one of the National Bar Association’s 40 Trailblazers Under 40 in 2014. Tillman is AV rated in Martindale-Hubbell.


  • University of Virginia School of Law - J.D.
  • University of Virginia - B.A., Psychology

Practice Focus:

  • General Appellate

Honors and Awards:

  • Wasington D.C. SuperLawyers - Appellate
  • Virginia's Legal Elite - Appellate
  • National Bar Association 40 Under 40
  • Just the Beginning Foundation 20 Under 40

Nature of Firm's Practice:

  • Litigation boutique