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.Read less
Honors: magna cum laude
Honors: Member, Moot Court Board
Law Review: University of Puget Sound Law Review, Lead Articles EditorUniversity of Paris I, Pantheon-Sorbonne, Paris, France, 1991
Major: des Conferences de Civilisation FrancaiseUniversity of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 1987
B.S.Princeton University, 1987
Honors: Yellowstone Bighorn Research AssociationUniversity of San Diego, Paris Institute on International and Comparative Law, Paris, France
Honors: With Distinction
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