Christopher A. Young

Managing Partner

Born and raised in Altha, Florida, Chris attended Grand Ridge High School and graduated as valedictorian. He finished his undergraduate studies at Chipola College and Florida State University. Chris began his legal career in 1997 clerking for a local attorney in Marianna, Florida. After seeing his father undergo a life-altering event leaving him a paraplegic, Chris chose to pursue a career in law and devoted himself to helping others who have been injured as a result of someone else’s negligence. In 2003, Chris received his Juris Doctorate from Louisiana State University – Paul M. Hebert Law Center. Since graduating law school, Chris has devoted himself solely to representing injured people and has obtained millions in settlements and judgments for his clients. Chris is a founding partner of Perry & Young, P.A. Chris enjoys off-shore fishing and anything sports related and is an avid car enthusiast. He is also active in his church and local community and serves on several local charitable boards and outreach programs.

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida, 2004


  • Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. – 2003
  • Chipola College
    • A.A. – 1997

Honors and Awards

  • Million Dollar Advocate, 2011 – Present
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2014 – Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, 2003 – 2008
  • Florida Justice Association, Member, 2005 – Present
  • American Association for Justice, Member, 2005 – Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters – Board Member, 2009 – 2012
  • Chipola Appreciation Club – Board Member, 2010 – Present

Panama City Office
200 Harrison Ave.
Panama City, FL 32401
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Marianna Office
4431 Lafayette Street
Marianna, FL 32446
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Tallahassee Office
219 E. Virginia Street,
Tallahassee,FL 32301
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Panama City Beach Office
17799 Back Beach Road,
Panama City Beach,FL 32413
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Perry & Young Are Ready To Go To Trial For Your Personal Injury

We service Florida, Georgia, and Alabama in the areas of Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice. We have 4 offices locations throughout the Florida Panhandle and we are always available to travel to you.

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