Attorney Vicki H. Young primarily defends people facing serious federal criminal charges. She also represents people who face certain felony charges in California state courts.
Ms. Young's clients benefit from her more than 25 years of experience as a dedicated criminal defense attorney — as a Sacramento County assistant public defender, as supervising assistant federal public defender, San Jose Division of the Northern District of California, and, since, 1999, in her private practice.
Over the course of her career, she has stood up for clients in more than 50 felony jury trials in both state and federal courts. She argues cases before the 9 th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeal. Her focus is always the best possible outcome for her clients.
Ms. Young is respected by lawyers and judges nationally. She has been named a California Super Lawyer. In 2012 she was honored with the Robert C. Heeney Memorial Award from the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. The prestigious award is given once a year to the attorney who best represents the goals of the association and the profession.
The firm is conveniently located in Palo Alto, California. Office hours are generally from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., but evening and weekend appointments are available on request.
Contact the Law Offices of Vicki H. Young, in Palo Alto, California, by calling 650-289-0635 to schedule a confidential consultation.