Prior to becoming a partner at Tom Clark Solutions, Paul Young was the Deputy Director of Government Affairs at R&R Partners. He managed a diverse range of clients, advocating for them at the state and local levels. Paul has been active representing clients in the healthcare, gaming, mining, transportation, education, and emerging technologies sectors and successfully navigated his clients through several regular and special sessions of the Nevada Legislature.
Formerly a Deputy of the Criminal Division of the Washoe County District Attorney’s Office and the Nevada Attorney General’s Office, Paul prosecuted felony, gross misdemeanor and misdemeanor cases as well as conducted civil litigation.
Paul attended the University of Nevada, Reno, and law school in San Diego. Upon earning his juris doctor, he clerked for the Honorable Scott N. Freeman in the Second Judicial District in Nevada, and future Governor Brian Sandoval in the U.S. District Court in Nevada.
Paul is a Reno Native and an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hiking, fishing and traveling.