Georges H. G. Yates - Perkins Coie LLP

Georges H. G. Yates

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

Georges Yates, a partner and chair of the firm's International practice, focuses
his practice on: international business transactions and joint ventures; mergers
and acquisitions; cross-border business operations, investment and taxation;
real estate acquisitions, syndications, finance, leasing and development; and
corporate finance (equity and debt).  He serves as outside general counsel to a
number of public and private companies.  He also coordinates strategic
relationships between Perkins Coie and various law firms around the world.

University of WashingtonBS Seattle University School of LawJ.D.
Washington-Primorsky Krai Russian Rule of Law PartnershipFrench-American Chamber of CommerceWashington State China Relations CouncilTrade Development Alliance of Greater SeattleAmerican Bar Association

Case History

Other Admissions
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
  • England and Wales, Solicitor
  • Taiwan, Foreign Legal Affairs Attorney

Client Comments

"Georges always provides prompt, useable advice and has been most helpful in the negotiations of many of our agency contracts."

-Bill Mills
WE Connor & Associates

Office Location

1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900
Seattle, WA 98101-3099
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in International Trade and Finance Law of the Seattle Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in International Trade and Finance Law of the Seattle Metro Area
Georges H. G. Yates has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!Georges H. G. Yates has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

International Trade and Finance Law

Other Information

Languages:
French