Katherine Ann Young

Katherine Ann Young

Young Law Office, P.C.
  • Employment Law, Probate, Gov & Administrative Law...
  • California, Tennessee
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Summary

Katherine A. Young has been a resident of East Tennessee for over twenty years. She previously taught at the University of Tennessee as an Assistant Professor for five years and additionally for four years as a Lecturer. She also has been a Human Services Hearing Office and a Human Rights Investigator for the State of New Mexico. She is licensed to practice law in Tennessee and California (inactive). She is admitted to the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Tax Court, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee, the Middle District of Tennessee, and the Southern District of California. She is also admitted to all Tennessee and California state courts.

Practice Areas
  • Employment Law
  • Probate
  • Gov & Administrative Law
  • Arbitration & Mediation
Additional Practice Areas
  • Last Will & Testament
  • Unemployment Hearings
  • Tenn. Professional License Appeals
  • Veterans Benefits
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    The firm accepts MasterCard, VISA, and Discover.
  • Contingent Fees
    The firm may make arrangements with a client for a contingent fee representation in certain types of cases.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
Tennessee
6th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Professional Experience
Sole Practitioner
Young Law Office, P.C.
- Current
Partner
Montpelier & Young, P.A.
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Assistant Professor/Lecturer
University of Tennessee
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Assistant Professor 1994-1999, College of Human Ecology, Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management. Taught Hospitality Law and related courses for graduate and undergraduate programs at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Lecturer from August, 1999 through May, 2005 for the same program.
Fellow, Center for Applied and Professional Ethics
University of Tennessee at Knoxville
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Hearing Officer
State of New Mexico Department of Human Services
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Hearing Officer for appeals by recipients of food stamps, LIHEAP, and other benefits.
Civil Rights Specialist
State of New Mexico Department of Labor
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Civil Rights Specialist investigating Human Rights discrimination complaints.
Education
California Western School of Law
J.D. (1994)
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St. Catherine University
B.A. / Journalism/History (1980)
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Received degrees in Journalism (through University of St. Thomas) and History.
Awards
Top Attorney
Cityview Magazine
Top Attorney
Cityview Magazine
Top Attorney
Cityview Magazine
Top Attorney
Cityview Magazine
Top Attorney
Cityview Magazine
St. George Emblem
Boy Scouts of America
Professional Associations
Tennessee State Bar # 017178
Member
Current
American Bar Association
Member
Current
Knoxville Bar Association
Member
Current
Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association
Member
Current
National Employment Lawyers Association
Member
Current
Speaking Engagements
Trial Documents Required, A Practical Guide to Federal Court, Knoxville TN
National Business Institute
To Remove or Not to Remove?, A Practical Guide to Federal Court, Knoxville TN
National Business Institute
The New Federal Rules, A Practical Guide to Federal Court, Knoxville TN
National Business Institute
Testimony Tactics, Representing Your Client in Federal Court, Knoxville TN
National Business Institute
Developing a Successful Trial Strategy, Representing Your Client in Federal Court, Knoxville TN
National Business Institute
Witness Preparation Strategies, Administrative Law in Tennessee, Knoxville TN
National Business Institute
Discovery and Evidentiary Issues, Administrative Law in Tennessee, Knoxville TN
National Business Institute
Initial Client Consultation, Administrative Law in Tennessee, Knoxville TN
National Business Institute
Best Practices for Avoiding Discrimination and Retaliation Claims, Employment Discrimination Law, Knoxville TN
National Business Institute
Whistleblower Claims, Employment Discrimination Law, Knoxville TN
National Business Institute
Certifications
Rule 31 Mediator
Tennessee Supreme Court Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission
Accredited Attorney
Department of Veterans Affairs
Websites & Blogs
Website
Young Law Office, P.C.
Website
"Getting Fired: Prevent or Survive One of Life's Top Stressors"
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Contact & Map
West Bearden Office Plaza
6700 Baum Drive
Suite 7
Knoxville, TN 37919
USA
Telephone: (865) 474-1284
Fax: (615) 296-0379