Jason Yates


Attorney At Law

Jason Yates

Location: Des Moines, IA
Phone : (515) 556-IOWA
Toll Free : (833) 556-IOWA

At the Law Group of Iowa since 2021, Jason Yates has established himself as a compassionate and skilled attorney, focusing primarily on personal injury and estate planning. With a deep understanding of the complexities involved in these areas, Jason is committed to helping clients navigate through their most challenging times with dignity and respect.

Jason’s expertise in personal injury law is extensive, with a special emphasis on litigated cases against semi-truck operators, where he has successfully advocated for victims and their families, ensuring justice and fair compensation.

Jason’s journey into law is marked by a rich tapestry of experiences that equip him to handle a wide range of legal matters. His extensive background in personal injury law, developed through years of experience with a leader in the insurance industry, has given him a unique perspective on advocacy and justice. He gained first-hand experience as he managed severe injury claims with a keen eye for detail and a steadfast commitment to the best outcomes for those affected.

Before joining the Law Group of Iowa, Jason founded his own law firm, where he honed his skills in estate planning, successfully guiding clients through complex asset considerations. His work in defending landowners against illegal eminent domain actions and advising on New Market Tax Credit transactions demonstrates his versatility and dedication to protecting his clients’ interests.

Jason’s early career focused on community development and economic empowerment, from working with a South Dakota Indian tribe to administering a small business lending program in Iowa. These experiences have instilled in him a profound understanding of the importance of community and the impact of legal work beyond the courtroom.

A graduate of Drake University Law School with Honors, Jason also holds a Certificate in Food and Agricultural Law, underscoring his commitment to continuous learning and excellence. His undergraduate education from St. Bonaventure University, where he was deeply involved with the men’s basketball team, laid the foundation for his team-oriented approach to legal practice.

Residing in West Des Moines, Jason finds balance outside of work on the golf course, sharing his love for the game with his two children. His commitment to his clients, community, and family shines through in everything he does, making him not just an attorney, but a trusted advisor and advocate.