Kern County, Clients, Colleagues, and Friends:
Young Wooldridge, LLP wants to assure you that, as a provider of essential services during the COVID-19 pandemic, we will continue providing individuals, families, businesses, and public agencies, including water providers, with high-quality legal services and support, including compliance with legal mandates as they rapidly change and evolve during the current emergency.
During this time, we are available to answer your legal questions. All attorneys and essential staff are well equipped to work with clients virtually, including hosting Zoom video conferences. When necessary, our attorneys will also arrange for face-to-face meetings. We request that all visitors wear a face covering and allow a no-contact temperature check upon arrival at our office.
Our dedication to our clients remains unchanged and our attorneys and essential staff look forward to using our virtual office to provide the same quality legal services that we’ve delivered for over 80 years.
We hope you all remain healthy and safe.
Since 1939, Young Wooldridge, LLP has represented business and corporate clients, public agencies, and individuals like you in a wide range of legal matters. Our Bakersfield attorneys concentrate in a number of practice areas and aim to make complex litigation matters easy to understand for their clients. At Young Wooldridge, LLP, you will find knowledgeable, competent attorneys who are experienced in resolving contemporary legal problems with innovative solutions.
Our lawyers are ready to stand up for your rights in a number of practice areas, including:
Business Law – The firm protects businesses of all sizes and across a variety of industries, including Agriculture, Oil & Gas, and Real Estate. The business attorneys at Young Wooldridge, LLP guide their clients through processes such as formation, dissolution and litigation.
Water Rights – The Water and Special Districts Department represents over 35 water and public agencies throughout the state of California and continues to build on specialized water rights knowledge established by the firm’s founding partners who played a key role in establishing and expanding this expertise as State and Federal water projects were being constructed in Kern County.
Agricultural Law – The Bakersfield attorneys at Young Wooldridge are available to assist with agricultural labor issues, regulatory compliance and any other agricultural legal issue you may face.
Oil and Gas – From securing mineral rights to extraction to sales, the dedicated attorneys at Young Wooldridge serve you with dedication and confidence. The Firm has experience representing mineral holders, oil producers, operating companies, subcontractors, drilling companies and buyers of production, including refineries.
Employment and Labor Law – The Employment Law Department of Young Wooldridge, LLP is headed by Jerry W. Pearson and assists employers and management in all aspects of labor and employment-related matters including wage and hour matters, as well as cases alleging harassment, discrimination, wrongful termination and other labor-related issues.
Estate Planning and Probate – When it’s time to make some of life’s most difficult decisions, you need caring and competent legal advice. It is important to ensure that your estate planning attorney can formulate the right plan for you and execute it. Helping clients avoid government taxes, lengthy probate actions and false claims against their estate are our specialties. Since 1939, the estate planning attorneys at Young Wooldridge have been helping individuals and families protect their assets and see that intended heirs timely receive their gifts.
Personal Injury – The Personal Injury attorneys at Young Wooldridge work tirelessly to ensure you understand your legal rights and receive the compensation you deserve after an accident. Our team of experienced trial attorneys can help you obtain fair compensation for your injury, as well as other economic costs such as missed work time, etc.