Jeffrey N. Young and Carol Garvan are attorneys for the workers’ rights law firm, McTeague Higbee in Topsham, Maine.Together they help all Maine workers – from hourly employees to executives – fight for their rights. They hope with this blog they can educate all of the workers of Maine about their rights on a number of different issues.
Jeffrey N. Young
Jeff is a partner at the law firm McTeague Higbee in Topsham, Maine. Jeff’s practice is limited to representation of employees and labor organizations in employment, civil rights, and complex class and collective actions, with a particular focus on age, sex, race and disability discrimination matters as well as wage and hour and FMLA claims. Jeff was named the Disability Rights Center’s Lawyer of the Year in 2007 and was named the first Equal Justice Hero by the Maine Equal Justice Partners in 2012. His peers have recognized him in Best Lawyers (which named him 2012 Portland plaintiff employment lawyer of the year), Superlawyers, and Chambers USA . He is a graduate of Brown University and Case Western Reserve University School of Law.