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Andrew B. Young, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Taxation, Estates. Member of Stradley, Ronon, Stevens & Young.


Young, Andrew Brodbeck was born on February 8, 1907 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Edward E. and Estelle (Brodbeck) Young.


Bachelor of Arts, Princeton University, 1928;Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1931.


Partner, Stradley, Ronon, Stevens & Young, Philadelphia, 1935-1995;associate, Stradley, Ronon, Stevens & Young, Philadelphia, since 1995. Vice president, board directors W.W. Interests (formerly Warren Webster & Company). Board directors Welex Inc., Holmes Investment Company, Philadelphia.

Lecturer finance University of Pennsylvania, 1939-1966. Lecturer various tax institutions, 1953-1981. Member Mayor's Committee Executive and Elective Salaries Philadelphia City Government, 1959, Mayor's Committee Port Promotion Philadelphia, 1959-1963.

Member of advisory county Philadelphia Cmty. Renewal Program, 1964-1966. Chairman, director Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation, 1963-1968, president, 1963-1970, chairman, 1970-1986.

Member Mayor's Tax Study Commission, 1960, member Commissioner Internal Revenue's Advisory Group, 1965. Voting trustee Philadelphia Belt Line Railway Company.


  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1931.


Chairman board of trustees Mary Jacobs Memorial Library. Foundation, Rocky Hill, New Jersey. Trustee Lovett Foundation, Frank Michaels Scholarship Foundation, Penjerdel Foundation.

Member county president's advisers LaSalle College, 1969-1974. With Surgeon General' General’ s Office, Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Fellow American Bar Foundation.

Member American Bar Association (member house of deals 1966-1970, member of council tax section 1958-1970, chairman of the section 1963-1965), Pennsylvania Bar Association, American Law Institute (tax advisory group, corporations-stockholders project 1957-1959), American College.Tax Counsel, American Law Institute (estate and gift tax project 1964-1967), Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce (president 1958-1960, Chairman of the Board 1960-1962, director), American Arbitration Association (national panel arbitrators), Phi Beta Kappa.


Married Olive C. Sherley, April 22,1933. Children: Andrew Oliver (deceased), Sherley (Mistress Paul A. Hollos).

Edward E. Young

Estelle (Brodbeck) Young

Olive C. Sherley

Andrew Oliver Young (deceased)

Sherley Young (Mistress Paul A. Hollos)