Mr. Young concentrates his practice in general civil and commercial/business litigation, as well as serving as a private arbitrator and mediator.
He has handled a wide variety of cases in many areas of the law, including: attorney malpractice; banking; bankruptcy litigation; breach of contract; business breakups; collections; class action suits; construction; contract disputes; employment agreements; employment disputes; embezzlement; franchise agreements; fraud; fraudulent transfers; guaranties; incorporation issues; injunctive relief; interference with contracts; leases (commercial and residential); mechanic's liens; patent infringement; personal injury; promissory notes; quiet title; real estate; restrictive covenants; security agreements; shareholder derivative suits; shareholder disputes; trade secrets enforcement; trademark enforcement; unlawful detainer; unfair competition; and unfair trade practice.
Mr. Young serves as a Judge, a Special Master, and as an Arbitrator. He is a Judge Pro Tem with the City of Henderson, Nevada Municipal Court and has been appointed as a Special Master to the Business Court Division of the Eighth Judicial District Court, Clark County, Nevada. Mr. Young is also an Arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association (National Panel), the Better Business Bureau, and with the 8th Judicial District Court in Clark County, Nevada, having been appointed by the Nevada Supreme Court. Mr. Young has been appointed an Arbitrator in well over 200 business ownership, contract, personal injury, and real estate disputes. Additionally, he holds a 36 hour ADR certificate and is a mediator of business disputes.
Mr. Young is only the second attorney in the State of Nevada to be given the prestigious "Master Advocate" designation by the National Institute for Trial Advocacy, recognizing his skills as a litigator and as a teacher of trial and oral advocacy skills to other attorneys. These skills have lead him to become a recognized author of books teaching other attorneys how to refine their legal practice.
Mr. Young received his B.A. from Brigham Young University in 1991 and his J.D. from the J. Reuben Clark Law School in 1994. He is an AV® Preeminent™ Peer-Review Rated attorney by Martindale Hubbell in the Litigation, Commercial Law, and Business Law categories, and is licensed to practice in the State of Nevada.