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Representing Professionals and Businesses
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With over four decades of experience, our dedicated attorney has been providing elite representation to clients across diverse industries. From business litigation to employment law, we are committed to safeguarding your interests and securing favorable outcomes. No matter your location, you can trust us to navigate the complexities of the legal landscape while you focus on what matters most—your success.

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Tate Young

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A lawyer since 1980, Mr. Young has achieved considerable success advocating for his clients in state and federal courts throughout his region.

At all turns, he delivers highly personalized counsel to his clients to help them make the best-informed decisions while aggressively pursuing the favorable outcomes they expect and deserve.

In recognition of his impeccable professionalism and outstanding legal abilities, Mr. Young holds an AV-Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell and a listing in the Who's Who of North American Lawyers. He has also received many other top rankings and endorsements from his peers along with numerous testimonials and referrals from his satisfied clients.

A 1977 graduate of Wake Forest University, Mr. Young obtained his Juris Doctor from Tulane University Law School in 1980. He holds his license to practice in Texas and Louisiana, and he is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas and the Eastern District of Louisiana as well as before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th and Federal Circuits.

A leader in his field, Mr. Young helped author the Louisiana Coroner's Handbook, and he is an active member of the State Bar of Texas, the Louisiana State Bar Association, and the Houston Bar Association's Labor & Employment Section, among his other professional affiliations.

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Experienced Support

With years of successful cases and satisfied clients, our law firm has built a solid reputation for delivering meaningful results.


Personal Counsel

Our clients are at the heart of everything we do. We take the time to listen to your concerns and understand your objectives.


Creative Solutions

Because of our experience and personalized approach, we're able to build innovative solutions that satisfy your unique goals and needs.

Recognized for Legal Excellence

You deserve to feel confident in your legal counsel. Our attorney, Tate Young, has received accolades for his expertise and proven ability to drive our clients forward.

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For over four decades, Tate has been at the forefront of delivering effective resolutions to complex legal challenges. Whether you require expert representation in a business tort or honest counsel in contract matters, we're dedicated to producing results that align with your individual goals. Take the first step towards a successful resolution today when you schedule a consultation with our office in Houston, Texas.

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Martini v. Tatum

Represented the Honorable Frank G. Evans, former Chief Justice of the First Court of Appeals in Houston, as the plaintiff in a commercial real estate case. Judge Evans settled his claims and the remaining parties proceeded to trial.

776 S.W.2d 666 (Tex. App.-Amarillo 1989, writ denied). 

Frank v. Harris County

Represented a former Harris County Constable through trial, appeal, and writ of certiorari to the United States Supreme Court on a sexual harassment/Title VII claim. The case stemmed from a former county constable’s sexual harassment of the plaintiff. The jury awarded more money than the plaintiff requested, although the award was later taken away based on a narrow issue of law.

118 Fed. Appx. 799 (5th Cir. 2004), cert. denied 544 U.S. 1062, 125 S.Ct. 2530, 161 L.Ed. 2d 1112 (2005).

Hou-Tex, Inc. v. Landmark Graphics

Represented an independent oil and gas company on a products liability /breach of warranty and Deceptive Trade Practices Act claim involving the use of SeisVision software for use in ascertaining locations for drilling wells. This is a case of first impression in Texas involving warranty and negligence claims involving software.

26 S.W.3d 103, 148 Oil & Gas Rep. 268 (Tex. App.- Houston [14th Dist.] 2000, no writ)

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We Serve Clients
Across the Country

At Tate Young Law Firm, we're committed to providing exceptional legal services to our clients in Houston, Texas, and beyond. With a focus on business litigation, employment law, consumer protection, and real estate litigation, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your goals.

Our expertise in handling discrimination, sexual harassment, and wrongful termination cases empowers us to effectively protect your workplace rights effectively. Whether you're facing a challenging business dispute or seeking guidance in employment matters, our lawyer has a proven track record of success and personable service, which can help you feel prioritized and at ease throughout every phase of the legal process.

Distance should never be a barrier to the quality legal counsel you deserve. Proudly serving the surrounding areas of Harris County, Galveston County, Fort Bend County, Montgomery County, and Waller County, our reach extends beyond local boundaries. Regardless of your location, our attorney is equipped to represent you. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and discover the difference we can make.