Andrew R. Young
Firm: Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy Co., L.P.A.
Address: 70 Birch Alley, Suite 240, Building B
Beavercreek, OH 45440
Membership: American Bar Association; American Association of Justice (Member, 2000-present, Appointed to Education Committee, Interstate Trucking Litigation Group, 2013)American Board of Trial Advocates — ABOTA (Ohio Chapter; Associate Member, 2011 - pres
University: Ohio Wesleyan University (B.A., magna cum laude; Class President, 1996; National Honor Society Admissions: Phi Eta Sigma, 1995; Phi Alpha Theta, 1994; Mortar Board, 1994; Omicron Delta Kappa, 1993, 1996), Case Western Reserve University School
Admitted: 1999, Ohio; 2000, District of Columbia and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio; 2007, U.S. Supreme Court
Biography: Andrew R. Young is a partner with Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy. Andy focuses his legal practice on helping the victims of trucking and motor vehicle accidents. He has a commercial driver's license (CDL) and his knowledge of commercial trucking regulations has been recognized by the Ohio Association for Justice, where he acts as the Trucking Litigation Section Chairperson. Andy is experienced in coordinating the investigation and preparation of trucking cases for trial on behalf of victims of catastrophic accident cases. Nurenberg Paris is a distinguished AV rated firm. Andy has been selected for inclusion in Ohio Super Lawyers® by Law & Politics Media. Attorneys are chosen by their peers and represent the top five percent of lawyers in their state. Trucking Litigation Truck Industry Specific Experience - Holds a Class A Commercial Drivers License (CDL) - Owns a Peterbilt 359 Semi-tractor - Member of the Owner-Operators Independent Drivers Association - Writes Safety Articles for Go By Truck Global News - Active on Twitter: @SafeDriveHome - Regularly tweets about safe driving tips to avoid truck accidents. Andy follows and is followed by ordinary motorists and professional drivers. Sharing Trucking Experience and Trial Experience With Other Attorneys - Appointed Chair - Trucking Safety Section, Ohio Association for Justice - Author / Publications - Teaching Other Attorneys -- “Exposing Patterns of Unsafe Behavior In Your Trucking Cases,” Cleveland Academy of Trial Attorneys News Publication -- “Victims of Truck Accidents Need An Experienced Truck Lawyer,” Lorain County Bar Association - Newsletter Speaker / Lecturer - Trucking Experience Specific — Educating Other Attorneys -- “Nighttime Trucking Collisions - The New Fatigued Driving (Hours-of-Service) Requirements and More,” Ohio Association for Justice - 2013 Annual Conference -- “The Cost of a Truck Accident - Profit vs. Safety,” Ohio Association for Justice - 2012 All-Day Trucking Litigation Seminar -- “Truck Accidents Caused By Regulatory Safety Violations,” Ohio Association for Justice - 2012 Annual Convention -- “Mechanics of a Semi-Truck — Regulatory Overview of Safe Equipment,” Lorain County Bar Association — 2011 Negligence Seminar -- Moderator and Seminar Organizer - Educating Other Attorneys -- “Detailing The Trucking Collision Case — Critical Knowledge for Attorneys Handling Trucking Cases,” Ohio Association for Justice - 2013 Annual Convention -- “Advocating for Highway Safety - Truck Accident Litigation” Ohio Association for Justice - 2012 All-Day Trucking Litigation Seminar -- “How To Win Your Next Interstate Trucking Accident Case,” Ohio Association for Justice - 2012 Annual Convention -- “Trucking Negligence Seminar,” Lorain County Bar Association - 2011 Negligence Seminar Truck & Automobile Safety Advocacy Beyond The Courtroom Ohio Senate Andy Testified Before The Ohio Senate Committee on Transportation Ohio Senate Committee on Transportation - March 6, 2013, Testified on the “Transportation & Public Safety Budget” Bill. Testimony Topics - “Heavier Trucks On Ohio's Highways” Testimony on behalf as a member of the Owner-Operators Independent Drivers Association and as the Chair of the Ohio Association for Justice, Trucking Safety Section. Radio Andy is often asked to be on radio talk shows to discuss trucking safety. -- America's Workforce Radio, WERE AM 1490 April 4, 2013 --Topics: Sharing the Road with Semi-Trucks; Ohio Transportation Budget Bill, and Issues with the 70 mph Speed Limit Increase -- March 21, 2013 - Land Line Now News Radio, Sirius XM Channel 171, Interviewed by Reed Black. Topic: State Transportation Budgets -- November 17, 2012 - Legal Lines Radio, Cleveland, Ohio WERE AM 1300, Topic: Trucking and Highway Safety -- March 1, 2012 — Legal Lines Radio, Cleveland, Ohio WERE AM 1300. Topic: New Safety Regulatory Changes for the Trucking Industry Newspapers and Magazines Andy is quoted In news and magazine Articles. -- Ohio speeds, toll rates set to rise. Landline Magazine - March 22, 2013, The Business Magazine for Professional Truckers -- Ohio transportation chief backs plan to allow heavier trucks, The Toledo Blade - March 10, 2013 -- ODOT favors increasing maximum truckloads, but plenty of local officials opposed, The Cleveland Plain Dealer - March 7, 2013 I-90 closed through Collinwood until Monday as walkway slammed by dump truck is removed, The Cleveland Plain Dealer - March 9, 2013 -- Broken Twice: Wreck shattered body of Sheffield Lake woman; insufficient insurance, medical bills destroyed her finances, The Chronicle Telegram, Lorain, Ohio - June 30, 2012 Judicial Appointments Federal Court - United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio Magistrate Selection Committee, 2003, Appointed by U.S. Federal Judge James Carr Ohio Supreme Court - Supreme Court Commission on Legal Education Opportunity 2003, 2005 - 2009, Nominated by Justice Alice Robie Resnick, Appointed by Ohio Supreme Court. Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas - Conference of the Eighth Judicial District, Three-time Appointed Delegate - Life Member, 2011 - present Public Service and Local Government Appointments City of North Ridgeville - Board of Zoning Appeals, 2002 - Charter Review Committee, 2006 - Council at Large, Elected Office -- Utilities Committee, Chair -- Buildings and Lands Committee -- Administrative Committee -- Tax Abatement Review Board - Master Plan Committee, Co-Chairman - Flood and Drainage Board, Member 2004-2005 and 2006-2009 The Washington Legal Clinic of the Homeless, Attorney, Volunteer 1999 - 2000 Teaching Other Attorneys - “Hot Coffee and the Future of Tort Reform,” Lorain County Bar Association, 2012 - “Bad Facts - Good Verdicts,” Ohio Association for Justice - 2011 “Proof is in the Pudding” Seminar - “MDL: DePuy Hip Recall and Drugs That Injure,” Lorain County Bar Association - 2010 Negligence Law Update - “Jury Questionnaire and Jury Selection,” Lorain County Bar Association - 2009 “State-of-the-Art Trial Techniques” - “Law Practice Management - Building Your Management Toolkit,” Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association - 2008 - “Ethical Considerations for the Plaintiff's Attorney,” National Business Institute - 2008 Auto Insurance Law Basics - “Preparation of the Plaintiff Maximizing Damages: Planes Trains & Automobiles,” Lorain County Bar Association — 2007 Negligence Seminar