K. Hurley Young


K. Hurley Young is an associate attorney at Patton and Ryan. After working at two other notable defense firms in Chicago, he has honed-in his trial ready skills. He aggressively defends his clients in all aspects of the case. He has taken and defended hundreds of depositions of lay and expert witnesses. His experience includes litigating in state and federal courts throughout the country, and he has litigated appellate matters in multiple supreme courts.

Hurley is a California native who fell in love with the Midwest. Outside of the office, you will likely find him riding his motorcycle or enjoying a show in Chicago’s thriving stand-up comedy scene.


  • Syracuse University, 2012. B.A. with a triple major in History, Economics, and Political Science.
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D., 2015


Chicago Bar Association

In the Community

  • Chicago Attorney Motorcyclists, Founding Member
  • American Red Cross of Northern Illinois, Auxiliary Board Member


Motorcycling, reading, golfing