lawyer Jeremi Young


Born and raised in Canadian, Texas, Jeremi Young has practiced law from offices in downtown Amarillo since 2005 after relocating from Dallas. With over a decade of experience in a wide variety of legal matters, Mr. Young represents clients involved in business litigation, personal injury and wrongful death claims, employment law matters (with a focus on wage and hour matters), construction and real estate matters, contested probate and trust cases. Clients in the Panhandle rely on Mr. Young’s trial experience, his extensive legal knowledge, and his ability to achieve results through innovative solutions.

Mr. Young earned his Bachelor’s degree from Texas Tech University, and his Juris Doctor from the University of Texas at Austin School of Law. Starting his legal career in Dallas, he has been practicing in Texas since 1999. As a recognized authority on a wealth of legal topics, Mr. Young regularly speaks to legal and business groups throughout the country. He is also an active member of many local and national legal organizations, including the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, the Amarillo Area Bar Association, the National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA), and the American Association for Justice (AAJ). Mr. Young previously served as President of the Amarillo Area Young Lawyers Association and as a Director of the Amarillo Area Bar Association.


    SCHOOL OF LAW, J.D., 1999
    B.A., 1996


  • Amarillo Area Bar Association
  • Amarillo Area Young Lawyers Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • National Employment Lawyers Association
  • American Association for Justice


  • Staying in Line with the Fair Labor Standards Act, presented to the Texas Electric Cooperatives Association Accounting Conference
    San Marcos, TX  |  May 2016
  • Employee Rights, presented to The Institue of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Incorporated
    Amarillo, TX  |  October 2015
  • Overcoming Class Action Waivers and Pitfalls in Collective Action Certification, prepared for American Association for Justice Seminar on Litigating Wage & Hour Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Cases
    Las Vegas, NV  |  October 2010
  • A Primer on Wage & Hour Laws, American Association for Justice 2010 Annual Convention
    Vancouver, BC, Canada  |  June 2010
  • Fair Labor Standards Act: An Overview, Texas Trial Lawyers Association Advanced Personal Injury Seminar
    April 2008
  • Pay ‘em Short, End Up in Court: How to Avoid Wage & Hour Lawsuits, Workforce Solutions Training Seminar
    Amarillo, TX  |  October 2007