Kyle E. Timken

Senior Attorney

A well-regarded figure in the mortgage banking sector, Kyle Timken has vast experience advising clients on complex default litigation matters.  With a practice reaching all federal and state courts in Ohio, Kyle's counsel has helped numerous clients implement some of their most important strategies.

Kyle Timken, a Senior Attorney at MDK based in Columbus, Ohio, specializes in real estate litigation, foreclosure, and creditors' rights, advocating for lenders in complex legal matters. Since joining MDK in 2007, Kyle has been an integral part of the team, collaborating with colleagues and stakeholders throughout the litigation process to ensure the best outcomes for clients. Reflecting on his approach, Kyle emphasizes, "I enjoy serving the needs of the clients and courts and also working collegially with counsel and unrepresented parties." His dedication to client service and collaborative work ethos have been hallmarks of his tenure at MDK.

With a wealth of experience spanning his time in the creditor's rights field, Kyle has developed a keen understanding of the intricacies of state and federal courts in Ohio. He has successfully argued several cases in front of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and appeared before the Supreme Court of Ohio, demonstrating his proficiency in navigating diverse legal landscapes. This breadth of experience enriches Kyle's practice, enabling him to provide comprehensive legal counsel to clients facing complex real estate and foreclosure challenges.

Kyle's dedication to his craft is evident in his commitment to collaboration both inside and outside of MDK. "I work as part of a team throughout the life cycle of litigation from first referral until the resolution in the best interest of our clients," he explains. His collaborative approach extends to his involvement in professional organizations such as the Ohio Bar Association and the Columbus Bar Association, where he actively contributes to the legal community's growth and development.

Earning Super Lawyer designation in 2024, Kyle's excellence in the legal field is underscored by his dedication to client service and his ability to simplify complex issues. "I want to be known as someone who unravels issues to make them easily understood and resolved," he states, reflecting his commitment to providing practical solutions to intricate legal challenges. Kyle's adaptability to change and his high level of competence have been key factors in his success, allowing him to balance and process a high volume of work efficiently.

Beyond his professional achievements, Kyle finds fulfillment in the commonality of experiences shared with his colleagues and fellow members of the bar. He values respect and collaboration, striving to foster mutual respect among coworkers and work collaboratively towards a unified goal. Aligned with MDK's mission and values, Kyle emphasizes flexibility and creativity in achieving superior results for clients.

In his free time, Kyle enjoys being a lifelong learner, embracing the unique and diverse subject matter that the legal field offers. He also dedicates his time to traveling and spending quality moments with his family, reflecting his commitment to maintaining a well-rounded lifestyle. Kyle's journey is a testament to his dedication to client advocacy, collaborative problem-solving, and continuous professional growth.

* Please note that
Kyle E. Timken
is not an attorney.

The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D., 1999
Eastern Michigan University, B.S., honors program, cum laude, 1994

Related Experience

Appellate and Major Motions Code Compliance Default Litigation Mediation

Bars & Courts

United States Supreme Court United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio Ohio, 1999

Title Agent Licensure