Eric Young

Practice/Organization Description

Since 1997, Eric G. Young has been representing clients with discrimination claims based on age, disability, and chronic medical conditions. Mr. Young also represents clients who have suffered serious personal injuries, particularly in the area of third-party premises liability law and civil rights. Mr. Young represents clients in both trial and appellate matters and is admitted to practice in the 9th Circuit Court of Appeal.

From 2006 - 2008, Mr. Young taught at John F. Kennedy University School of Law teaching law & motion practice and appellate advocacy. Mr. Young formerly taught at Sonoma State University as an instructor in the University's paralegal program, until that program was discontinued in 2008.

In 2004, Mr. Young authored an article for Thomson West, the nation's leading publisher of legal materials, entitled Cause of Action Against Tavern Owners, Restaurants, and Similar Businesses for Injuries Caused to Patrons by the Criminal Acts of Others. Viewers with access to Thomson West's resources can find this work at 26 Cause of Action 2d (COA) 1.

Mr. Young's appellate accomplishments include: Preovolos v. Preovolos 2007 WL 521362; Esquivel v. Solano 2006 WL 2556417; Delgado v. Trax Bar & Grill (2005) 36 Cal.4th 224; and Mata v. Mata (2003) 105 Cal.App.4th 1121.

Mr. Young is a member in good standing with the California State Bar and the American Bar Association, including the the ABA's Council of Appellate Lawyers. Mr. Young is also a member of the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association, the Los Angeles County Bar Association, the National Lawyers' Guild, and numerous other bar associations at the local, state and national level.

In addition to Civil Rights & Wrongs, Mr. Young also authors a blog on virtual lawyering and cyber-law issues, entitled Cyber-Esq. Links are available to all of Mr. Young's sites and interests at his Google Profile - http://www.google.com/profiles/ericgyoung

Bar Admissions

California State Bar; 9th Circuit Court of Appeals

Education

J.D., B.A.

Professional Associations & Memberships

American Bar Association, Council of Appellate Lawyers, San Francisco Trial Lawyers' Association, National Lawyers' Guild, Los Angeles County Bar Association;

Honors and Awards

Am Jur - Family Law; Am Jur - Constitutional Law; Am Jur - Wills & Trusts

Areas of Practice

  • Appellate Practice
  • Civil Rights
  • Family Law
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
  • Toxic Torts

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