Rolan Joni Young

Rolan Joni Young

Senior Partner
Location:
Milford, Connecticut
Phone:
800-859-4208
Fax:
203-878-2235
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Affordable Housing
  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Business Organizations
  • Commercial Real Estate Law
  • Community and Economic Development
  • Municipal Law
  • Public Law

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1993
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 2006

Education

  • American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. - 1985
  • Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
    • A.B. - 1982
    • Major: Government

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Connecticut Housing Finance Authority, Chairperson, Board of Directors, 2006 - 2011
  • American Bar Association, Business Law Section, 1994 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Forum on Affordable Housing & Community Development, 1994 - Present
  • National Bar Association, 1999 - Present
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Business Law Section, 1994 - Present
  • Connecticut Chapter of National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officals, 2000 - Present
  • Connecticut Housing Coalition, 1998 - Present
  • State of Connecticut Conference NAACP, Member - Executive Board, 1997 - 2001
  • Greater New Haven NAACP, President - 2000, 1993 - Present
  • Visiting Nurses Association of South Central CT, Member of Board of Directors, 1998 - 2000
  • NHSB Community Development Corporation, Member of Board of Directors, 2000 - 2004
  • Greater New Haven Community Loan Fund, Member - Board of Directors, 1998 - 2000
  • Dixwell Congregational United Church of Christ, 1960 - Present
  • Quinnipiac University Law School, Externship Program, Attorney Supervisor, 2000 - 2002
  • Start Community Bank, Chairperson, Board of Directors

Significant Presentations

  • Yale Law School Clinic on Housing and Community Development, Faculty Advisor, 1996 - 2001
  • Macklin Visiting Lecturer in Law, Yale University Law School, 2002 - 2003

Representative Clients

  • Housing Authority of the City of New Haven
  • Housing Authority of the City of Bridgeport
  • City of Bridgeport
  • Non-Profit Developers; For Profit Developers
  • Lenders

Significant Awards

  • Minority Business Person of the Year, 1999
  • 20 Noteworthy Women, 1999