Vista family lawyer Catie Young has a wide range of litigation experience. She has worked in civil litigation, business litigation, white-collar criminal defense, juvenile dependency and national security clearance law. She has successfully represented clients in many areas of family law including child support, child custody, divorce and domestic violence. However, Catie’s excels in child custody cases and move away trials. She has a unique approach to child custody cases and clients of Griffith, Young & Lass tend to gravitate toward her in these cases.
In December 2011, Catie became a partner at Griffith, Young & Lass. She has since brought her zeal and compassion to represent clients in child custody and domestic violence cases.
Catie is a native of Bakersfield, Calif. She left Bakersfield to attend the University of California, Santa Barbara. There she received her Bachelor of Arts in political science. She then moved to San Diego to attend Thomas Jefferson Law School. As a law school intern, she worked within the San Diego community as a Court Appointed Special Advocate in Juvenile Dependency Court.