Allan Young is a seasoned trial and appellate lawyer with over 27 years’ experience in the state and federal courts of New York and New Jersey. Allan cut his teeth trying criminal cases as an Assistant District Attorney in Manhattan in the 1980’s. As a civil litigator, he has handled a wide variety of complex cases involving motor carrier defense, design and construction, products and premises liability, professional malpractice, plaintiff’s personal injury, commercial litigation, and environmental issues. Allan’s thorough legal research, fact investigation, vigorous cross-examination, skilled brief writing and passionate advocacy have resulted in many favorable dispositions. Equally comfortable prosecuting and defending cases, Allan has achieved significant monetary recoveries for the firm’s plaintiff clients and has successfully defended clients who have been sued. He has briefed and successfully argued appeals in New York’s appellate courts.
As a member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group, Allan has handled the following representative matters:
Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York, J.D., 1985
New York University, New York, New York, M.A., Educational Psychology, 1975
Brooklyn College of The City University of New York, B.A., cum laude, English, 1971
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