Timothy J.Huether (Tim)


Washington + 1.202.879.5440

Tim Huether represents commercial clients on sophisticated and complex civil litigation matters in federal and state courts. He has guided clients through all stages of litigation, from case development and drafting pleadings, to discovery and dispositive motions, to trial and appeal. At trial, Tim has conducted numerous examinations, argued evidentiary and merits motions, and provided opening and closing arguments.

Tim represents clients in a broad range of industries, including financial services, health care, insurance, food processing, and energy. He has provided counsel on matters involving contract disputes, corporate governance, trusts, bankruptcy, antitrust merger challenges, insurance recovery, restructuring, and employee benefit plans. He also has extensive experience defending against claims asserted under the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act, including class claims.

Tim maintains an active pro bono practice. He represents clients seeking asylum in proceedings before Immigration Court and the Board of Immigration Appeals through the Firm's Laredo Project. Additionally, he has obtained successful settlements for clients engaged through the D.C. Children's Law Center and the Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless. Tim has also served as an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law Center.


  • Directors of religious nonprofit defend breach of fiduciary duty claims and the First AmendmentJones Day is defending Dr. Hyun Jin Moon in D.C. Superior Court against claims he breached his fiduciary duty to a religious nonprofit corporation.
  • Pro bono client secures favorable result before DCHAJones Day associate Tim Huether and partner David Torborg assisted a pro bono client, L. D., in obtaining housing assistance through the Housing Choice Voucher Program ("HCVP").