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Robert J Young

About me

Bob has been selected as a NJ Superlawyer for 11 consecutive years and was recently awarded the nations  "Top One Percent" attorney by the National Association Distinguished Counsel. Bob successfully argued the Hellwig case before the NJ Supreme Court which proclaimed a change in N.J. cardiovascular law that remains in effect today and is cited as the pre-eminent heart attack case in N.J. Bob has been a member of the NJSBA (New Jersey State Bar Association) for 33 years, is a former Executive Committee member to the Workers' Compensation Section of the NJSBA, and a member of the Phi Alpha Theta Honor society. Bobs interests are:  Social and competitive tennis (USTA and local tournaments), skiing, biking, and walking his dog.


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Practice areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 60%
  2. Business: 20%
  3. Personal Injury: 10%
  4. Land Use & Zoning: 10%



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Attorney endorsements

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  • Dominick M Manco

    Robert Young is an exceptional lawyer whom I have known for almost 40 years personally, and 35 years professionally. He is a dedicated advocate who uses all his skill and talents to achieve optimal results for his clients while maintaining the highest ethical standards.


    Dominick Manco Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Gregory Martin Jachts

    I endorse this lawyer. Robert is a true professional. I have found him to be the epitome of what a lawyer should be. He is always prepared with both the law and the facts. There are not many attorneys that can try a better case than Mr. Young


    Gregory Jachts Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Young & Perez

3586 Route 22 West
P.O. Box 245
Whitehouse, NJ, 08888-0245


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2016
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2015
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2014
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2013
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2012
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2011
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2010
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2009
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2008
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2007
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2006
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerYoung and Perez1998 - Present
Vested PartnerHoagland Longo Moran Dunst & Doukas1982 - 1997
Law ClerkMiddlesex County Courts1981 - 1982
Association namePosition nameDuration
New Jersey State Bar Association, Workers' Compensation SectionExecutive Committee1997 - 2007
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember1982 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Walsh v. GE, 334 N.J. Super. 1 (App. Div. 2000)Judgement affirmed
Hellwig v. J.F. Rast & Co., Inc., 110 N.J. 37 (1988)Judgement affirmed
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seton Hall University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Seton Hall UniversityPre-LawBA - Bachelor of Arts1978