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Peter M. Young has tried jury cases throughout Wisconsin. His practice includes personal injury claims, automobile accidents, products liability claims, landowner liability claims, fall cases, dog bites and animal injury cases.

He is admitted to practice before the State of Wisconsin, the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. Mr. Young is also licensed to practice before the Tribal Courts of the Forest County Potawatomi and the Sokaogon Chippewa. He is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, the Oneida-Vilas-Forest County Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Wisconsin Association for Justice, and the American Association for Justice.


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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
  2. Defective Products: 25%
  3. Car Accident: 25%

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  • Brian P. Dimmer

    Attorney Young provides a balance of honed civil-litigation skills with the ability to communicate with parties and advocate before the court. He approaches his cases with a relentless work ethic, and he has quickly become one of Wisconsin's best personal injury attorneys.


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Contact info

3100 Eagle Avenue
Wausau, WI, 54402


WIGood Standing200903/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerWisconsin Super Lawyers2013
Up and Coming LawyerWisconsin Law Journal2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Dean's ListUniversity of Wisconsin - MadisonN/A
Dean's ListMarquette University Law SchoolN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyHabush Habush & Rottier S.C.2009 - Present
Research InternWisconsin Supreme Court2008 - 2008
Litigation Project AssistantKirkland & Ellis, LLP A Law Firm Serving Global Clients2005 - 2006
Law Library ClerkFoley & Lardner, LLP2003 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Oneida-Vilas-Forest County Bar AssociationTreasurer2013 - Present
United States Court of Federal Claims Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Sokaogon Chippewa Tribal BarMemberN/A
Forest County Potawatomi Tribal BarMemberN/A
Wisconsin Association for Justice, Program CommitteeMemberN/A
Wisconsin Association for Justice, Legislative CommitteeMemberN/A
Wisconsin Civil Justice Education FoundationTrusteeN/A
State Bar of WisconsinMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Wisconsin Association for Justice, New Lawyers SectionChairpersonN/A
Oneida-Vilas-Forest County Bar AssociationSecretary2012 - 2013
Publication nameTitleDate
The Verdict (Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers)Metal on Metal Hip Litigation: Not your "MoM's" Artificial Hip2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Wisconsin, MadisonLegal Studies and Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Marquette University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Wisconsin Association for JusticeFive Things that Should Be In Every Trial Notebook2012
Rhinelander Kiwanis Club General MeetingThe ABCs of Automobile Insurance2012
Classroom to CourtroomPractice Pointers: Young Lawyers2011