FisherBroyles Welcomes Elizabeth M. Young

Sep 15, 2022
  • FisherBroyles News

New York – September 15, 2022 – FisherBroyles, LLP is pleased to announce that Elizabeth M. Young has joined the firm as a partner in New York.

Elizabeth focuses her practice in the areas of mass tort, toxic tort, and product liability litigation in state court throughout New York and in federal court.  Her clients have included manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, contractors, technology corporations, and transportation entities.  Her experience also includes commercial and class action defense litigation.  She has litigated appeals of several issues of first impression for premises owners and ship owners.

Elizabeth has served as a member of numerous bar association committees and has taught Continuing Legal Education courses, including litigation skills workshops and a product liability course.

Elizabeth received an A.B. degree in Political Science from Vassar College and a J.D. degree from Fordham University School of Law.

Joel M. Ferdinand, Global General Counsel and Managing Partner of Litigation, said:

“Elizabeth Young is a highly skilled attorney who adds further strength to our litigation practice. With her vast experience developed over a long and successful career, she will contribute significantly to FisherBroyles’ capabilities in the New York market.”

Elizabeth M. Young said:

“I am excited to join FisherBroyles and am eager to work with my outstanding new colleagues. The Firm has excellent lawyers in a broad range of practice areas.  I was particularly attracted to the Firm’s unique business model, including its flexibility and efficiency, and the support of a national platform.”


Further information


Michael Pierson, Managing Partner – Global Corporate

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Direct: +1.202.445.3779



Tristan Schumann

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Direct: +44 7926 669 740


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