Mr. Young’s practice includes premises liability, dram shop, negligent security, commercial disputes, employment law, consumer fraud and other negligence matters. He litigates matters in state and federal courts throughout New Jersey. He has conducted numerous jury trials, appeals, arbitrations and mediations. Mr. Young has successfully tried to verdict complex personal injury matters. In the fall of 2008, he obtained back to back to back defense verdicts from juries in three different New Jersey counties. Recently, he defeated an appeal of a summary judgment obtained in a negligent security case involving a plaintiff that suffered severe stab wounds. See Simpkins v. 7-Eleven, Inc., 2008 WL 918482 (N.J. Super. A.D. 2008). Mr. Young is the firm’s resident partner in the New Jersey office.
New England School of Law, J.D., cum laude,1996 - Technical Coordinating Editor, New England Law Review - New England Scholar - CALI Award: Trial Evidence and Education and the Law
Hobart College, B.A. Political Science, 1989
New Jersey, 1997
U.S. District of Pennsylvania (Eastern)
U.S. District Court of New Jersey
Professional Activities & Memberships
New Jersey Defense Association
New Jersey Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Delaware Bar Association
Contributing New Jersey Editor, Tort Law Desk Reference: A Fifty State Compendium
New Jersey Dram Shop Law: Duty and Exclusivity on the Rocks, New Jersey Defense Association, Volume 25, issue 1, Page 10 (2009).
Pro Bono Service
Guardian Ad Litem Delaware Family Court, New Castle County