Christopher L. Young

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Christopher L. Young

Christopher (Chris) Young is an associate in the Business & Tax Practice Group. He works with business clients and individuals to resolve tax disputes with the Internal Revenue Service and state agencies. He works with corporate clients on issues related to corporate disputes, governance, formations and restructurings, as well as drafting and reviewing corporate documents such as contracts and purchase agreements, operating agreements and partnership agreements. He also advises clients on matters related to foreign financial account reporting and compliance.

Prior to joining Miller, Miller & Canby, Mr. Young was an Associate at JDKatz, P.C., where he focused his practice in tax controversies and issues related to corporate disputes. He began his career as a State Tax Law Editor at Bloomberg BNA. While in law school, he worked as a law clerk with the U.S. Department of Justice, Tax Division, in the Financial Litigation Unit. There, he drafted legal documents and investigated and uncovered taxpayer assets to facilitate collection efforts. For his achievements he was honored with a special commendation for his work on Fidelity International v. United States and Fidelity High Tech v. United States. 

For his achievements, Mr. Young has been named to the Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" list for the state of Maryland for both 2019 and 2020. He is admitted to practice law in the states of Maryland and Virginia. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Virginia Tech, and earned his Juris Doctorate from The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law. 

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
    Tax Advocacy
    Tax Litigation
bar admissions
  • Maryland


    United States Tax Court

Professional Affiliations
  • Bar Association of Montgomery County

    Maryland State Bar Association

    Virginia State Bar Association 

  • The Catholic University of America, J.D., 2012

    Virginia Tech, B.A., 2005

Honors and Awards
  • Super Lawyers, "Rising Star" in Maryland, 2019-2020

    U.S. Department of Justice Tax Division, Special Commendation