Andrew R. Young
Young and McCarthy
31387 Lorain Road
Cleveland, OH  44070

Licensed in: 
Washington, District of Columbia
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee
U.S. Supreme Court

Law School: Graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Law in 1999, Juris Doctor
Undergraduate Degrees: Graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University in 1996, Bachelor of Arts

Martindale-Hubbell and other legal ratings:
Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating
AVVO 10.0 rating out of 10.0
SuperLawyers Rising Stars:  2006-2007, 2009-2013
SuperLawyers:  2014-2016
American Board of Trial Advocates:  2011-2016

Trucking specific organizations and leadership positions and awards:
    Chair, Trucking Safety Section, Ohio Association for Justice: 2012 - 2015
    Executive Committee, Trucking Safety Section, OAJ: 2012-2016
    Distinguished Services Award Recipient, OAJ: 2015
    Executive Committee, Interstate Trucking Litigation Group,
        American Association for Justice: 2014 - 2016
    Chair, Underride Truck Crash Committee, ITLG, AAJ: 2014 - 2016
    Chair, Publications Committee, ITLG, AAJ: 2015 - 2016
    Editor, Journal of Trucking Litigation, ITLG, AAJ: 2015 - 2016
    Member, Owner-Operators Independent Drivers Association
    Article contributor to Go By Truck World News

Law Organizations and leadership and awards: 
    State Delegate, American Association for Justice: 2015 - 2016 
    Trustee, Ohio Association for Justice: 2002-2004, 2010 - 2016
        Distinguished Services Award Recipient: 2003, 2015
        Esther S. Weissman Optimist Award Recipient: 2011
    Executive Committee, Lorain County Bar Association: 2012 - 2016
        Secretary, Lorain County Bar Association: 2015 - 2016
    U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, Magistrate Selection Committee: 2003
        Appointed by U.S. Federal Judge James Carr
    Ohio Supreme Court, Commission on Legal Education Opportunity, 2003, 2005-2009
        Nominated by Justice Alice Robie Resnick, Appointed by the OH Supreme Court
    Life Member, Conference of the Eighth Judicial District
        Appointed by Judge Nancy Margaret Russo, 2009, 2010
        Appointed by Judge Anne L. Kilbane, 2004
    The Order of Barristers, Case Western Reserve University, School of Law: 1999
    Mike Hughes Award, Case Western Reserve University, School of Law: 1999

Notable Results: 
    $34.6 Million - Ohio's highest compensatory verdict for a personal injury truck crash case

Additional Information:
Holds an active Class A Commercial Driver's License 
Owns a Peterbilt 359 Semi-tractor
Lectured throughout the Country regarding Trucking Litigation 
Numerous Trucking Litigation related publications
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