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Carolyn Young

New York
7 Times Square
New York, NY 10036-6516
Tel: 212.833.1191
Fax: 212.373.7991

Carolyn Young joined Friedman Kaplan in April 2023 to focus on complex commercial litigation.

Prior to joining Friedman Kaplan, Carolyn was a litigation associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP where she handled a range of matters, including securities and shareholder litigation, class action disputes, commercial litigation, and government and internal investigations.

Outside the Office

Carolyn is a member of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity’s 2024 class of Pathfinders. 

Fast Facts


Osgoode Hall Law School, J.D. (2018)

Carleton University, Bachelor of Journalism (2009)

Bar Admissions

State of New York

Province of Ontario

U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Honors and Awards

McMillan LLP Award for academic excellence

Harry R. Rose Criminal Law Prize

The Samuel Rubinoff Prize for Legal Writing and Research

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