Diana Whipkey Young has been helping clientsand providing excellent service for over 31 years. She grew up in Marietta, Cobb County, Georgia. Ms. Young is well known and respected by judges and fellow lawyers. She cares about her clients and finds it rewardng to help each and every one of them, Her dedication and devotion to her clients is there throughout the entire case and until the case is completed.
Ms. Young graduated from the University of Georgia law school cum laude and at the top of her class in 1983. Her undergraduate degree was from the University of Georgia where she graduated magna cum laude with general honors. She first worked in the prosecutor's office where she honed her skills as a trial lawyer, trying a huge number of non-jury and jury trials.
Thereafter, she worked for a local law firm as an associate and then as a partner. She then formed her own firm which is now known as The Young Law Firm. Her clients have included thousands of individuals facing traffic and criminal charges, involved in divorces, child custody matters, legitimations, family violence charges, modifications, contempt, and other domestic matters, and those injured. She also represents businesses involved in civil disputes.
She is involved in charitable and community service organizations and believes in giving back to her community.
Licensed since 1983
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I endorse this lawyer. Diana Young is an outstanding attorney with an exceptional reputation. She is a strong and zealous advocate for her clients and a credit to the legal profession. I highly recommend her legal services.
Tina Richards Criminal Defense Attorney
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|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||1983||06/09/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Honor Society Member||Phi Kappa Phi||1980|
|Founding partner||The Young Firm||1997 - Present|
|Attorney/Partner||HICKS, MARSH, CASEY AND YOUNG, P.C.||1985 - 1997|
|Assistant Solicitor||Cobb County Solicitor's Office||1983 - 1985|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Cobb County Bar Association, Women of the Bar Section||N/A||2012 - Present|
|State Bar of Georgia||Member||1983 - Present|
|American Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|Cobb County Bar Association||Member, Trustee and Editor||N/A|
|Cobb County Bar Association, Family Law Section||Attorney Member||N/A|
|Cobb County Bar Association, Criminal Defense Section||Attorney Member||N/A|
|Cobb County Republican Women's Club||Member||N/A|
|Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||N/A|
|State v. Brown, Cobb Co. State Court||My client was acquitted of all charges.|
|State v. Rhodes||My client was acquitted.|
|State v. Pro, Superior Court of Cobb County||Client acquitted|
|Cobb County Magistrate Seminar Handbook||How to Avoid Civil Liability in Bad Check Case||1991|
|University of Georgia School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1983|
|University of Georgia, Athens||Journalism and Mass Communication||A.B.||1980|
|Malicious Prosecution Seminar||Civil liability in Bad Check Cases||2003|
|Monthly meeting||Estate Planning||N/A|