Michigan Lawyers Weekly has recognized Mr. John Yeager as one of the 2014 Leaders in the Law
Monday, March 3, 2014
Posted by: Michelle Rahl
The Michigan Lawyers Weekly has recognized Mr. John Yeager as one of the 2014 Leaders in the Law. The criteria for selection included success in the legal profession, a passion for the law, client and community service, and a record of achievement demonstrating the strength of character. Leaders were chosen from numerous nominations from around the state and all areas of law, and included small and large law firm lawyers, politicians, judges and those in public service. John has been recognized in honor of his reputable work and success in the legal community spanning over three decades. He will be acknowledged at a reception on Thursday, March 20th in Troy.
John Yeager is the Chair of the Insurance Practice Group and a member of the firm’s Appellate Group at Willingham & Cote' P.C. He is also a Shareholder and Director of the firm. Mr. Yeager has been an attorney since 1976 and an attorney with Willingham & Cote' P.C since 1978. "I am humbled to be honored and get recognition that really reflects the great team of staff and attorneys at my firm," said Yeager. "The firm has always supported not only professional development but also community service." Yeager currently serves as a volunteer veteran mentor for the Ingham County Veterans Treatment Court, is a current member and past president of the East Lansing Lions Club, and is a past volunteer on Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity home projects in Lansing.
FOR 50 YEARS, Willingham & Coté has served businesses, families and individuals in Michigan and throughout the United States. The firm specializes in business law, commercial litigation, estate planning, real estate law, family law, alcohol beverage law, insurance law and appellate work.