Managing Partner, Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP

James Yates joined Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton in 1980. His practice focuses on corporate transactions such as mergers, acquisitions, and reorganizations. James is also the Past Chairman of the Board of Directors of the American Red Cross-Triangle Area Chapter. 

Wyrick Robbins’ commitment to diversity includes the Women of Wyrick Committee, a mentoring program, and pro bono work supporting diverse communities.  

Joined LCLD 2017 

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors Provided: 2017

Annual Meeting (2018, 2017)

Member: James Yates

Diversity Professionals: S. Halle Vakani, Tara Cho 

Communications: Lindsay Burns