Jay Young

  • 3800 Howard Hughes Parkway, Ste. 1000
    Las Vegas, Nevada 89169
  • Office Phone: 702-667-4828
  • Office Fax:  702-567-1568 
  • Place of Birth: Provo, UT

Supreme Court Mediation History:

  • Date Appointed: 1/4/16
  • Number of Cases Mediated: 51
  • Current As Of: Leave of Absence

Areas of Practice:

  • Commercial/Business Litigation, Bankruptcy, Contract Disputes, Construction, Employment Disputes, Personal Injury, and Real Estate.

Bar Memberships:

  • Nevada (1994)
  • U.S. District Court-Nevada (1994)
  • 9th Circuit Court of Appeals (1995)
Colleges
Name Location Start End Type Degree
 
Brigham Young University Provo, UT 1984 1991 Undergraduate, Political Science B.A.
 
Law Schools
Name Location Start End Degree
 
J. Reuben Clark Law School at BYU Provo, UT 1991 1994 J.D. 
 

 

Professional Experience
Name Location Description Start End
 
Howard & Howard Las Vegas, NV Attorney  2014 present
Marquis Aurbach Coffing Las Vegas, NV Attorney 1995 2014
McDonald Carano Wilson Las Vegas, NV Attorney 1993 1995     
Henderson Municipal Court Henderson Judge Pro Tem 2011 present
 
 Mediation and Other ADR Training
Name Location Description Date
    
Pepperdine University Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution CA Advanced Mediation Skills and Techniques 2017
Nevada Supreme Court Las Vegas Settlement Judge Training 2016
AAA Arbitrator Subpoenas Las Vegas Arbitrator Training 2015
AAA Roundtable Las Vegas Arbitrator Training 2015
AAA Essential Mediation Skills for the New Mediator Las Vegas

Mediator Training

2015
AAA Fundamentals of Effective Mediation Advocacy Las Vegas

Mediator Training

2015
AAA Confronting Jurisdiction in Arbitration Las Vegas Arbitrator Training 2015
AAA Award Writing Las Vegas Arbitrator Training 2014
AAA Arbitration Fundamentals and Best Practices Las Vegas Arbitrator Training 2013
Better Business Bureau Las Vegas Arbitrator Training 2006
Nevada Supreme Court 


Las Vegas


Techniques & Best Practices in Civil Mediation at the Appellate Level

2016

Nevada Supreme Court 


Las Vegas


The Premediation Process:  A Facilitated Discussion for New and Experienced Settlement Judges

2018

Nevada Supreme Court Las Vegas Impasse and Ethics:  A Facilitated Discussion for New and Experienced Settlement Judges 2018

Nevada Supreme Court Las Vegas Impasse is a Fallacy: An Advanced Mediator's Forum 2019
Nevada Supreme Court   Appellate Mediation: Tips, Tactics & Techniques 2020
Nevada Supreme Court   Using an Online Platform to Conduct Mediation 2020
Nevada Supreme Court   Do Virtual Settlement Conferences Work? Mediating in the Times of Coronavirus 2020
Nevada Supreme Court   Sanctions 101 2021
Mediation and Other ADR Experience
Name Location Description Start End
Clark County District Court Las Vegas Arbitrator 2003 Present
American Arbitration Association Los Angeles National Panel Member 2015  


 Professional Organizations 
  • Clark County Bar Association
  • Toys 4 Smiles
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • American Arbitration Association
  • National Institute for Trial Advocacy

Awards

  • Top 100 Attorneys in the Mountain States, Super Lawyer Magazine 2015 & 2016
  • Top 100 Attorneys in the Mountain States, Salt Lake Magazine 2015
  • Super Lawyer, 2014-2016
  • AV-Rated Attorney in Litigation, Commercial Law and Business Law
  • Client's Choice Award, Litigation AVVO in Litigation, Arbitration, Business Law, Bankruptcy, and Real Estate
  • Top Lawyers, Desert Companion Magazine, 2012 & 2014
  • Nevada Legal Elite, 2009, 2014, 2015
  • Top 100 Lawyers, MyVegas Magazine 2012, 2013
  • America's Most Honored Professionals, 2011, 2015
  • "Master Advocate" designation, National Institute for Trial Advocacy