Robert Young is a well-qualified attorney with 20 years experience in multiple settings serving diverse populations.Experience includes Superior Court, US Bankruptcy Court, Municipal proceedings, Juvenile and Adult clientele, as private counsel, court-appointed representative and as public defender.


Degrees

  • Juris Doctor - Western New England School of Law, Springfield, MA
  • Bachelor of Arts - University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT

 

Professional associations include

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section of the Connecticut Bar Association
  • Criminal Law Section of the Connecticut Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

 

Dates of Admittance

  • Admitted to the Connecticut Bar December 4th, 1989
  • Admitted to the US District Court for the District of Connecticut September 12th, 1990
  • Admitted to the Colorado Bar on February 23rd, 2005

 

Criminal Law

  • Part "A" felonies clerk and clerk for Habeas Corpus Proceedings for the Superior Court, Judicial District of Tolland at Rockville, CT.
  • All aspects of Part "A" and Part "B" (misdemeanor) cases and of Juvenile Delinquency matters from initial pleas to trial/disposition.
  • Special Public Defender, Superior Court, Judicial District of Windham County, CT for Part "B" matters and Juvenile Delinquency matters.

 

Real Estate Law

  • Representation of lenders, purchasers and sellers in residential and commercial real estate transactions.
  • Performance of 1000+ title searches, together with issuance of title opinions, for lenders and private clients.

 

Debtor - Creditor - Bankruptcy Law

  • Representation of debtors in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 proceedings before the United States Bankruptcy Court District of CT at Hartford and New Haven.
  • Representation of banking institutions in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 proceedings before the United States Bankruptcy Court District of CT at Hartford and New Haven, including review Chapter 13 Plans and relief from stay litigation.
  • Representation of homeowners in state court foreclosure and collection proceedings.
  • Representation of banking institutions in state court foreclosure and collection proceedings.

 

Municipal Law

  • Representation of municipalities regarding zoning enforcement and appeals, condemnation proceedings and appeals, tax foreclosure proceedings and bankruptcy proceedings.

 

Community involvements

  • Chairman of Killingly Town Council - 2007 to 2011
  • Board of Directors, Northeast Chamber of Commerce
  • Town of Killingly Zoning Board of Appeals, Voting Member
  • Jewett City Little League, Umpire
  • Whetstone Mills Condominium Association, President and Board Member