Chalon C. Young
U.S. District Court – Western District of Pennsylvania
J.D., Tulane University Law School
B.A., West Virginia Wesleyan College
CHALON YOUNG is an Associate at Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP and is a member of the Toxic Tort and Medical Malpractice Groups. She has 20 years of experience in both civil and criminal litigation and has represented clients in criminal defense cases at the State and Federal level.
Ms. Young has represented hundreds of clients in a wide range of criminal jury trials, with most of her representation in homicide, major crimes, complex cases and violent felonies. Her experience includes jury trials for homicide, sex offenses, drug trafficking, human trafficking, kidnapping, firearms offenses, and home invasion robberies, among other offenses.
Ms. Young is an adjunct professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and previously served as the Manager of Training and Director of Internship Programs for the Allegheny County Public Defender’s Office in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Prior to that position, she taught both graduate and undergraduate criminal justice, criminal law and procedure, and sociology at Columbia College in Orlando, Florida. She was also Board Certified in Criminal Trial Practice in Florida.
Ms. Young is a graduate of Tulane University Law School. She earned her B.A. from West Virginia Wesleyan College, where she graduated summa cum laude.Contact Chalon C. Young now