An incompetent attorney can delay a trial for months or years. A competent attorney can delay one even longer.

Evelle J. Younger

About Evelle J. Younger

Evelle Jansen Younger (June 19, 1918 – May 4, 1989) was an American attorney who served as the California Attorney General from 1971 to 1979. Prior to his career as Attorney General, he served as the district attorney in Los Angeles where he oversaw the prosecutions of both Charles Manson and Sirhan Sirhan. In 1978, he had an unsuccessful run as the Republican Party nominee for Governor of California and retired from politics a year later.

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