Kelsey E. Young

Workers Compensation Attorney Kelsey Young of Fitch, Johnson, Larson and Held, P.A. 612-746-3454

Lisa M. Sathre

Attorney: Fitch, Johnson, Larson & Held, P.A.

  • Employer and insurer defense in workers’ compensation matters from initiation of litigation through appellate work.

Director of Operations: Keller Williams (2019-2020)

Chief of Staff: University of Minnesota, University Health and Safety (2015-2018)

Chief of Staff: Anoka-Ramsey Community College & Anoka Technical College (2008-2015)


  • J.D., Mitchell Hamline School of Law, St. Paul, MN, 2019
    • Managing Editor, Mitchell Hamline Law Journal of Public Policy and Practice
    • Vice President, Legal Association of Women Students
    • Honors: Dean’s List
    • Certificates:
      • Conflict Resolution Theory and Practice
      • Global Arbitration Law and Practice Certificate
      • National and Transborder Perspectives Certificate
    • International Study: International Arbitration Law and Practice, Queen Mary University of London, Semester in London, England
  • Master of Business Administration, Concordia University, St. Paul, 2012
    • International Study: Shanghai MBA Thesis
  • Master of Arts, Organizational Management, Concordia University, St. Paul, MN, 2010
  • Bachelor of Arts, Organizational Management and Communication, Concordia University, St. Paul, MN, 2007
    • Honors: magna cum laude


  • ADR Rule 114 30 Hour Civil Mediation Training & 6 Hour Civil Arbitration Training, 2018
  • Community Mediation and Restorative Services, Restorative Justice Training, 2018
  • Washington County Community Circles, Peacemaking Circles Training, 2017

Admission to Practice

  • State of Minnesota, admitted 2021

Professional Associations

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Minnesota Women Lawyers

Publications and Presentations

  • The Process of Peace: Using Community Dispute Resolution to Improve the Relationship Between Police and Community in Minnesota, Mitchell Hamline Law Journal of Public Policy and Practice, Volume 39, Spring 2018
  • Tools for Success for a Chief of Staff in Higher Education, Webcast, April 2016, Academic Impressions