Danna Young

Danna Young

Principal Attorney
Location:
Little Rock, Arkansas
Phone:
501-414-0264
Fax:
501-404-2460
Email:

Danna Young graduated from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law with high honors in the year 2004. Following graduation, she entered private practice and represented corporations in various employment and immigration matters until the year 2009, when she accepted a two-year hearing officer position with the Arkansas State Board of Review.

In the year 2011, Ms. Young reentered private practice and is currently the Principal Attorney at the Law Office of Danna Young, PA. Danna practices in the areas of U.S. immigration and employment law, making it a priority to provide individual and corporate clients with personalized, cost-effective legal representation. She is licensed to practice law in the state and federal courts of Arkansas.

Danna was named a 2014 Mid-South Rising Star by Super Lawyers, and was listed in the Mid-South Super Lawyers Magazine. She has held several positions on the Central Arkansas Human Resources Association executive board, including the position of President in the year 2009. Throughout her legal career, Danna has also served on numerous legal committees for the Arkansas Bar Association.

Danna has been a featured speaker in the areas of U.S. immigration and employment law for numerous organizations, including, but not limited to, the Arkansas Bar Association, the Little Rock Chamber of Commerce, Central Arkansas Human Resources Association, and the Federal Bar Association. In addition, she has conducted numerous seminars for members of the Central Arkansas business community. She was named one of the Best Lawyers in Little Rock by Soiree in 2016 and recognized by Arkansas Life as a Top Attorney in 2017.

Areas of Practice

  • U.S. Immigration Law
  • Employment Law

Bar Admissions

  • Arkansas

Education

  • William H. Bowen School of Law, Little Rock, Arkansas
    • J.D. - 2004
    • Honors: With High Honors
  • University of Arkansas
    • B.A. - 1995
    • Major: Psychology
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock
    • Masters of Applied Psychology - 1997

Classes/Seminars

  • Speaker, Arkansas Bar Association
  • Speaker, Little Rock Chamber of Commerce
  • Speaker, Central Arkansas Human Resources Association
  • Speaker, Arkansas Society of Human Resources Management
  • Seminar, Members of the Central Arkansas business community

Honors and Awards

  • Editor-in-Chief of the UALR Law Review, 2003 - 2004
  • 2014 Mid-South Rising Star by Super Lawyers, Mid-South Super Lawyers Magazine

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Arkansas Bar Association
  • Central Arkansas Human Resources Association Executive Board, President, 2009
  • Federal Bar Association
  • American Immigration Lawyer Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Arkansas State Board of Review, Hearing Officer