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Robert Young

Robert Young

For most of his career, Bob Young has practiced extensively in the area of medical malpractice. Having a strong interest in medicine, it seemed a natural fit for Bob since he first began practicing law 20 years ago. A Partner at English Lucas Priest & Owsley, LLP, Young has handled seriousĀ personal injury cases, including representing individuals who have been injured due to negligence or malpractice, and has litigated complicated class-action lawsuits against major national corporations. This includes a case against pharmaceutical giant Merck for damages due to its drug Vioxx, which it removed from the market. Within the American Bar Association, he served as Chair of the Diversity Committee, was a Member of the Member Development Committee, and is now ChairĀ of the ABA Law Practice Division.

Guest Appearances
February 12, 2015

ABA Midyear Meeting 2015: Bob Young on the Law Practice Division

Legal Talk Network host Adriana Linares interviews Bob Young, current chair of the ABA Law Practice Division (LPD), at the 2015 ABA Midyear Meeting. Young discusses his goals as Chair to improve...

November 11, 2014

ABA Law Practice Division: Robert Young on Highlights From the Fall Meeting

The Digital Edge host Jim Calloway interviews Robert Young about the 2014 American Bar Association Law Practice Division Fall Meeting. Young explains the rebranding of the division from the law practice management...