Diana Whipkey Young – an aggressive and compassionate advocate for more than 30 years, Attorney Diana Whipkey Young has provided aggressive and compassionate representation for Georgia residents facing complicated and life-changing legal problems, including family law matters, criminal defense work, and personal injury cases.

Knowledgeable, Experienced, and Respected.

Diana has the knowledge, experience, and respect in the community to advocate for her clients’ best interests. She began her career as a prosecutor in the Cobb County Solicitor’s Office. This afforded Diana a prosecutor’s perspective, bringing her legal knowledge full circle and making her capable of understanding any criminal law issue and zealously advocating for her clients in criminal defense cases.

Also, as a prosecutor, Diana gained an enormous amount of trial experience, giving her valuable insight into the courtroom process and useful skills in litigating cases. While some attorneys may shy away from litigation, Diana is not afraid to try her clients’ cases and is skilled at doing so.

Diana has been a lifelong resident of Marietta and has been a practicing attorney here since 1983. Among judges and fellow lawyers, she is well-respected in the legal community.


  • J.D., University of Georgia, cum laude, 1983
  • B.A., Journalism, general honors, magna cum laude, University of Georgia, 1980

Professional Career

  • Cobb County Solicitor’s Office, 1983 – 1985
  • Hicks, March, Casey, and Young, P.C., 1985 – 1996
  • The Young Law Firm, 1996 – present

Contact Diana Today

Since founding the firm, Diana has seen tremendous success and has a long history of satisfied clients who have been thankful they came to her for help. The Young Law Firm handles family law matters, including divorce, child custody and visitation, child support, property division, alimony and spousal support, father’s rights, domestic violence, divorce modification, and wills and probate. We also handle criminal defense cases, spanning issues involving DUI, administrative license suspensions, minor in possession charges, drug offenses, and theft charges. You can also turn to The Young Law Firm to represent you in a personal injury case, business litigation, contract disputes, and general trial litigation.

Contact The Young Law Firm today at 770-795-9596, or contact us online to set up your consultation.