Karl Young

Trainee Solicitor
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Karl Young is a Trainee Solicitor in the Employer’s Liability department at Express Solicitors, having initially joined the firms New Client Team in October 2014. Karl’s role involves helping people who have suffered due to an injury at work through no fault of their own; he also assists on industrial disease cases.

When asked what he enjoys most about his role at Express, Karl answered: “I like the professional attitude and the workplace environment at Express Solicitors. I also like the fact that the firm believes in their employees and really thinks about their future growth and professional progress. The teams at Express are all very talented and close-knit. The office environment is great!”

Karl strives to build an excellent rapport with clients and assists them fully in their case.  He explained: “I’m never too busy to help and I’m always happy to go through any issues or concerns clients may have in order to put them at ease, and to help them remain updated and informed about their case.”

Before joining Express Solicitors, Karl worked as a manager for Greggs PLC. He studied a Law degree at Sunderland University and then went on the complete a diploma in paralegal studies (NALP) at the same institution.

Karl currently resides in Stockport although he has lived in a number of locations across the North including; Newcastle, Wales, Chester, Liverpool, Runcorn, and Lymm.

In his spare time, Karl enjoys hiking with his dog and his favourite place to go is Moel Famau, which is part of the Clwydian Range in Wales.

To relax Karl enjoys reading and his favourite authors are Dan Abnett and J. R. R. Tolkien.

Karl also likes to socialise with his friends and makes regular trips to the cinema to see the latest releases often followed by a meal at Nandos and drinks in Manchester.