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Contact our New Orleans, Louisiana admiralty and maritime attorneys. A lawyer can help you obtain the compensation to which you are entitled.
The Young Firm
400 Poydras Street, Suite 2090
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
Toll Free: (866) 920-8471
Local: (504) 680-4100
Facsimile: (504) 680-4101
At the Young Law Firm, our New Orleans, Louisiana personal injury, admiralty, and maritime attorneys boast more than 60 years of collective litigation experience and have recovered millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements on behalf of clients throughout the Gulf Coast area. Whereas many firms have a reputation for never going to court – seeking quick (and often below-value) out-of-court settlements – at our firm, that is not the case. Indeed, we are well known in the local courthouses.
Since our firm's establishment, our lawyers have been engaged in the practice of personal injury, maritime, and admiralty law. To schedule a free consultation, contact a New Orleans personal injury, admiralty, and maritime lawyer today.
Maritime and admiralty lawyer Timothy J. Young graduated cum laude from Tulane Law School in 1993. Licensed to practice in both Louisiana and Texas, he is an active member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America and the Louisiana Association of Trial Lawyers, including the admiralty sections of both associations. Mr. Young has given talks to lawyers in other states regarding the practice of maritime law.
In addition to his experience litigating Jones Act and other maritime claims, Timothy J. Young has successfully handled a variety of claims involving sexual harassment, premises liability, auto accidents, medical malpractice, and workers' compensation.
Tammy D. Harris, a native of New Orleans, graduated from the University of New Orleans with a B.A. in Psychology in 2002. She received her Juris Doctorate in 2005 from the College of Law at Loyola University New Orleans. While in law school Tammy was a member of both the Public Interest Law Society and Loyola Journal of Public Interest Law.Tammy is an active member of the Louisiana State Bar Association, New Orleans Bar Association, American Association for Justice and Louisiana Association for Justice. Since joining The Young Firm, Tammy has represented plaintiffs in a wide variety of personal injury cases, including maritime; medical malpractice; workers’ compensation; and automobile accident cases. She is admitted to practice before all Louisiana State Courts, the U.S. District Courts in the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.
Megan Misko has been a practicing attorney in New Orleans since 2005, primarily in the areas of construction law, products liability, and maritime personal injury litigation. She also has experience handling environmental matters and Defense Base Act cases. She attended Centenary College of Louisiana in Shreveport, LA, and graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in History in 2002. Megan then attended Tulane University School of Law and graduated cum laude in 2005. While at Tulane, she earned her certificate in maritime law and also served as Senior Business Editor on Tulane Environmental Law Journal. Megan always knew she wanted to be an attorney; she was drawn to the legal profession at an early age. She finds her work very gratifying and she enjoys working with the law and her clients. Her favorite things about working with The Young Firm are the great people that she works with, the sense of teamwork at the firm, and the work that we do helping injured workers. Megan handles her cases with assistance from her Case Manager, Rebecca.
Daniel J. Poolson, Jr. has one main goal as an attorney: to lead clients from difficult situations to successful outcomes so they can move forward with their lives. Since joining The Young Firm, Danny has enjoyed representing maritime workers exposed to asbestos-containing drilling muds. Danny is a native of New Orleans and is a 1999 graduate of Jesuit High School. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a minor in English from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge in 2003. Danny returned to New Orleans to attend Loyola University School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2006. As an avid New Orleanian, he is a member of a multitude of organizations, including The Krewe of Endymion and Irish Channel St. Patrick’s Day Club. When he is not working hard on his cases, Danny enjoys spending time with his family, watching LSU football, and traveling to see the Tigers play. He and his wife, Amy, are currently on a quest to visit all SEC stadiums. His favorite pastimes include golf, volleyball, softball, and basketball.
Our founding partner, Robert J. Young Jr. has practiced for more than 40 years in the New Orleans area. He was born in Vero Beach, Florida and later graduated from Loyola Law School in New Orleans. Mr. Young's practice consists mainly of maritime and admiralty cases, including Jones Act claims.
Robert J. Young Jr. provides a free initial consultation for those interested in retaining his services to handle an admiralty / maritime or personal injury case. An experienced lawyer, he will be glad to discuss with you the specifics of your case as well as his experience in handling Jones Act and other claims and lawsuits. Contact our New Orleans, Louisiana personal injury, maritime, and admiralty attorneys for a free case review.
Contact a New Orleans, Louisiana personal injury, admiralty, and maritime lawyer at The Young Firm for a consultation. Our attorneys would be more than happy to provide a list of client references so that you can discuss our abilities with them. We have obtained millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements on behalf of clients throughout the Gulf Coast region. We can help you obtain compensation for medical bills, rehabilitation costs, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Schedule your case evaluation today.