John S. Young

John S. Young (Sweetwater, Texas)

John S. Young

Attorney in Sweetwater, TX
Board Certified, Criminal Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1998 (recertified 2003 and 2008). Seminar Speaker: TCDLA-CDLP Criminal Practice Seminar; TCDLA- "Attacking Sexual Abuse Examinations," TCDLA-CDLP - Final Arguments"; TILS "Court Appointed Attorney Certification Seminar"- Forensic Trial Skills; TCDLA "Search and Seizure Phone Seminar"; TCDLA-CDLP -Articles IX and X, Texas Rules of Evidence; TCDLA "Legal and Forensic Issues in Child Abuse Cases Seminar"; What Every Criminal Practitioner Should Know About Sexual Assault Examinations"; Course Co-Director, TCDLA-CDLP, "A Day in the Life of a Criminal Defense Lawyer"; TCDLA-CDLP- "Avoiding the Grievance Before it is Filed: A New Perspective on the Attorney Client Relationship"; Course Director, CDLP-TCDLA Evidence Seminar; CDLP: Anatomy of the Win Seminar. Member, State Bar of Texas District 16-C Grievance Committee, 1996- 2002 (Panel Chairman, 1998-2002; Committee Chairman 2000-2001). Member, Taylor County Commission to Conduct Limited English Proficiency Assessment in Criminal Justice System, 2004.
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Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Federal Practice

Overall Client Rating

in Criminal Law
4.8 out of 5.0
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  • Recommended by 1 Client(s)
  • Last reviewed on 07/30/12
Posted by a Consumer on 07/30/12
4.8 out of 5.0
John Young provided an excellent defense in my time of need. He was always prompt, professional, and willing to take a risk that were in my best interest. I would recommend john Young to anyone needing a criminal defense attorney.

Overall Peer Rating

4.4 out of 5.0
  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
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Experience & Credentials

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Admission Details
Admitted in 1988, Texas
1989, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
1990, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
1992, U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
1994, U.S. Supreme Court
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Law School Attended
Texas Tech University
Class of 1988
University Attended
University of Texas at Austin
Class of 1983
Birth Information
Born in 1960
Dallas, Texas, September 21, 1960
Associations & Memberships
State Bar of Texas (Member: Criminal Justice Section); National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (Associate Director, 2000-2002; Director, 2002-2008; TCDLA Educational Institute Executive Committee, 2004-2008); Criminal Defense Lawyer's Project (Member, Executive Committee, 2004-2007); Lubbock County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association; Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association; Big Country Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association; Concho Valley Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association (Charter Member).

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Contact Information

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Firm Address
The Law Offices of John S. Young, P.C.
105 East Third Street, P.O. Box 868,
Sweetwater, TX 79556-0868
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John S. Young
The Law Offices of John S. Young, P.C.
105 East Third Street, P.O. Box 868,
Sweetwater, TX 79556-0868

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The Law Offices of John S. Young, P.C. (Sweetwater, Texas)