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Christopher A. Young

Senior Partner
Licensed in Florida
Specialized Areas of Practice
Personal Injury | Wrongful Death | Insurance Bad Faith

Christopher A. Young

Born and raised in Altha, Florida, Christopher A. Young 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, Christopher A. Young received his Juris Doctorate from Louisiana State University – Paul M. Hebert Law Center. Since graduating from law school, Chris has devoted himself solely to representing injured people and has obtained millions in settlements and judgments for his clients. Chris and his partner, Larry Perry, are the founding partners of Perry & Young, P.A. Together, they opened the Perry & Young law firm in 2008 to help victims who have been wrongfully injured in an underserved accident. 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.

Areas of Practice

Christopher A. Young Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

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

Education

  • 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

Christopher A. Young Pro Bono Activities

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