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S. Jay Young

About S. Young

About me

Rated as one of the top 100 attorneys in the Mountain States by both Super Lawyers and the Salt Lake Magazine, Mr. Young is a shareholder whose practice focuses on general civil, commercial (business disputes), and real estate litigation. Jay is recognized by judges and other attorneys as an AV® Preeminent™ attorney, earning the highest score possible in the national publication Martindale-Hubbell's peer ratings in "Litigation, Commercial Law and Business Law." Jay is known as a master courtroom advocate, a judge, a private arbitrator and mediator, and a respected author of legal books. Outside the courtroom, Mr. Young is a GRAMMY® Award winning singer.


Mr. Young is only the second attorney in the State of Nevada to be given the prestigious "Master Advocate" designation by the National Institute for Trial Advocacy, recognizing his skills as a litigator and as a teacher of trial and oral advocacy skills to other attorneys. These skills have lead Mr. Young to become a recognized author of books teaching other attorneys how to refine their legal practice.


Mr. Young is also recognized for his ability to resolve disputes. He is a Judge Pro Tem at the Henderson, Nevada, Municipal Court. He has been chosen as an arbitrator or mediator in hundreds of business and personal disputes (ownership, contract, injury, real estate disputes, etc.). He is also a well-known and respected small business consultant. Mr. Young combines keen attention to detail with a broad perspective of the business world as well as the litigation process to assist his clients in solving their business disputes as quickly and economically as possible. Just as important to clients, he adds value in the contract creation stage of business relations to avoid possible problems.