PROFESSIONAL PROFILE
Brent Young
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC
P O Box 3038
Johnson City, TN 37604
Work Phone: (423)928-0181
Fax Phone: (423)928-5694
Visit our Website: http://www.bakerdonelson.com
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Brent B. Young advises creditor clients in bankruptcy and debt restructuring issues across the country, with an emphasis in the two states where he is currently licensed: Tennessee and South Carolina. He has more than fifteen years of experience in more than one hundred commercial loan work-out and recovery matters. Mr. Young has worked extensively with special servicers in wide-ranging CMBS and other related matters including foreclosure (judicial and non-judicial), receiverships, defense of borrower litigation, guarantor recovery, and analysis of rights and duties of parties to pooling and servicing agreements.

In addition to his creditor practice, Mr. Young has defended dozens of employers against claims of discrimination and other litigation matters. He has likewise counseled dozens of companies of all sizes on the enforcement of covenants not to compete, negotiated severance and separation agreements, and helped draft employee handbooks and employment applications.

Mr. Young also serves on the Firm's Pro Bono Committee and serves as office pro bono coordinator in the Tri-Cities, TN/VA office. He is a frequent presenter at seminars on most employment topics and professional ethics issues and is bilingual (English and Spanish), conducting training and investigations in both languages.


Additional Information

TBA Membership Status: Member : 2014 - 2015
Legal Education: Tennessee College of Law
Year Licensed: 1998
Year Licensed in Tennessee: 1998
Section Membership(s): Leadership Law Alumni, Creditors Practice Section, Federal Practice Section, Labor and Employment Law Section, Litigation Section, Estate Planning and Probate Section, CLE Committee, Leadership Law Class of 2007, TBA Members
Practice Areas/Areas of Interest: Creditors Practice, Labor & Employment Law, Litigation - General Civil Practice, Litigation - Commercial, Probate & Trust Law, Trust, Estate Planning & Probate