Jay Young’s Peer Reviews

Mark Twain’s reportedly once said, “I like criticism, but it must be my way.”  Below are actual blind peer reviews given of Jay Young, Las Vegas, Nevada business attorney, arbitrator, and mediator to  Mr. Young’s peers–attorneys and judges–have given him the highest marks available for knowledge and ethics in Arbitration, Litigation, Commercial Law, Real Estate, and Business Law.


AV Preeminent

        5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 02/08/12 in Arbitration

Jay has an excellent reputation in arbitration, mediation, and alternative dispute resolution.

5.0/5.0 by a Of Counsel on 03/12/12 in Litigation

Exceptional & ethical attorney, whether as co-aligned, or adverse counsel.

5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 03/10/12 in Litigation

Mr. Young is an excellent attorney and advocate. He is also an outstanding writer.

5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 02/16/12 in Business Litigation

Jay is the model of professionalism. He is the type of lawyer you would be happy to have as opposing counsel. Because of his level demeanor, he is well respected by peers. Jay is also extremely competent and experienced, handling large/complex disputes as both an attorney and arbitrator. When I think of Jay, I think of two words: integrity and experience.

        5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 02/24/12 in Debtor and Creditor Collections

Jay has a wonderful reputation in the legal community. I found this reputation justified in my dealings with him as an adversary in cases. Jay is always cordial, but earnestly advocates on behalf of his clients. At the same time, Jay is open to and advocates out of court resolution of disputes where possible and practical.

5.0/5.0 by a Of Counsel on 02/16/12 in Civil Litigation

One of the top lawyers in Nevada at one of the top law firms in Nevada. I’ve worked for Jay as an employee and now against or with Jay on cases and he is of the highest caliber of a person and lawyer

5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 02/16/12 in Business Litigation

Jay is exactly what every lawyer should be. He is smart, dedicated, ethical and effective.

5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 02/08/12 in Civil Litigation

Attorney Young is an excellent, hard-working attorney.

5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 02/08/12 in Litigation

Mr. Young is an excellent lawyer, possessing the highest ethical standards. He is an asset to the profession.

5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 02/08/12 in Commercial Litigation

Jay is an outstanding lawyer and demonstrates the highest professional and ethical standards.

5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 02/08/12 in Real Estate Litigation

Jay Young is exceptional in handling real estate disputes.

5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 02/08/12 in Civil Litigation

I have been acquainted with Jay Young for years, both as a professional and as a friend. He is very professional and attentive to detail. I have referred clients to him, and everyone whom I have referred has been pleased with his work. I have no hesitation in giving him my unqualified endorsement and recommendation.

About the Author

Jay Young is a Las Vegas, Nevada attorney. His practice focuses on business law, business litigation, and acting as an Arbitrator and Mediator. Peers have named him an AV-Rated Lawyer, Best Lawyers, a Top 100 Super Lawyers in the Mountain States multiple years, and to the Legal Elite and Top Lawyers lists for many years. Mr. Young has been appointed a part time Judge, a Special Master to the Clark County, Nevada Business Court, as an arbitrator by the Nevada Supreme Court. He has been appointed as an arbitrator or mediator of well over 250 legal disputes from business disputes to personal injury matters. He has been named Best Lawyers for Arbitration. Mr. Young is a respected author of ten books, including A Litigator’s Guide to Federal Evidentiary Objections, A Litigator’s Guide to the Federal Rules of Evidence, and the Federal Court Civil Litigation Checklist.
Mr. Young can be reached at 702.667.4868 or at