Eric S. T. Young is an attorney and founder of The Law Office of Eric S.T. Young in Honolulu, Hawaii, and dedicates his practice to estate planning, probate and trust administration matters. Mr. Young assists clients throughout Honolulu with preparing trusts, wills and other estate planning documents. He also provides advice on a variety of matters including capital gains taxes, fiduciary compensation, trust distribution and more.
After graduating with honors from the Punahou School, Mr. Young earned his law degree from the University of Hawaii’i at Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law. In addition to his role as a litigator, he is also a court-appointed master and teaches at his law school alma matter. He has been licensed to practice law in the state of Hawaii since 1992.
Throughout his legal career, Mr. Young has received a great deal of recognition for his contributions to the legal profession. He has received the “Lawyer of the Year” award in the area of trusts and estates litigation by “The Best Lawyers in America” and has attained the highest possible rating of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.
Mr. Young is a fellow in The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, and his firm has been listed as one of Hawaii’s best law firms by U.S. News & World Report. He has lectured and written on probate and estate planning topics throughout Hawaii and is a member of groups including the Hawaii State Bar Association and the Hawaii Judiciary Committee on the Uniform Probate Code and Probate Court Practices.
*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
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Last Updated: 2/10/2017