Fox Rothschild Mourns the Loss of James F. Young

January 8, 2013 – Press Releases

Fox Rothschild is deeply saddened by the loss of our partner, colleague and friend, James Young, who passed away on January 6.

As an experienced trial lawyer, Jim counseled clients in the areas of maritime collision, cargo, charter parties, insurance contract, pollution, product liability and other areas. He was knowledgeable in all areas of maritime law and held a variety of leadership positions in organizations such as the Mariners Advisory Committee for the Bay and River Delaware, Maritime Law Association of the United States and the Ports of Philadelphia Maritime Society.

Jim was a retired Lt. U.S.N.R. and held a U.S. Coast Guard License – Second Mate. He was a member of the World Trade Association of Philadelphia, Tulane Admiralty Law Institute Permanent Advisory Board and Philadelphia Bar Association, among others.

As a treasured member of the firm, we will miss him.