John Ward Joins YMW

Yates, McLamb & Weyher, L.L.P., a Raleigh, North Carolina-based litigation firm, announces today that John Ward has joined the firm as an associate. John will be working on civil litigation matters in a number of the firm’s practice areas. Ward is a 2012 graduate of the University of North Carolina Law School. In 2011, he worked as a summer associate at YMW.

“We are glad that John has chosen to come back to YMW,” says Dan McLamb, YMW partner and a civil litigation practice lead. “He excelled in his work as a summer associate and shows great potential to be an outstanding litigator.”

In addition to his successful law school academic career, Ward has worked as an intern with the Alamance County District Attorney’s office, and has studied abroad in Querétaro, Mexico and Barcelona, Spain. Ward’s Spanish language skills will add to his value as an associate.

About Yates, McLamb & Weyher, L.L.P.:
Formed in 1983, Yates, McLamb & Weyher represents civil litigation defendants in cases focusing on medical malpractice, professional and general liability, construction litigation, products liability, insurance coverage and auto negligence. Founding partners Dan J. McLamb and Barbara B. Weyher shared a vision and built a firm characterized by legal expertise and skill, tenacity in defense of their clients’ interests, and civility and professionalism in the practice of law. Today the firm has 30 lawyers. Visit for more information.