Laura Yaeger was born and raised in Miami, Florida. She attended Florida State University, earning a Bachelor’s degree in English Education. She then attended Thomas University School of Law, graduating with honors in 1996. After law school, she was admitted to the Texas Bar and practiced law in Houston, Texas, focusing on multi-district litigation, products liability, toxic torts, and breach of contract actions.
In May 2009, Laura graduated with honors from University of Houston Law Center, obtaining her Master’s in Health Law. While at University of Houston, she was awarded the 7thAnnual Robert S. Toth LL.M Writing Award in 2009 for her article, “Amendment 7: Medical Tradition v. The Will of the People; Has Florida’s Peer Review Privilege Vanished?”
In 2005 and 2007, H-Texas Magazine named Laura one of its Top Young Professionals on the Fast Track. In 2008, H-Texas Magazine named her one of Houston’s Top Lawyers and as one of Texas’ Top Young Attorneys. That same year, Super Lawyers recognized her as a Texas Rising Star.
In 2013, Laura Yaeger was admitted to The Florida Bar. She is a strong advocate for clients through individual litigation and nationwide Multi-District Litigation. With a laser-sharp focus on the details of her clients’ cases, and her unique experience and skill, Laura has a strong track record of success in complex litigation involving defective drugs and medical devices. She has represented thousands of individuals in these cases.
- Class Action
- Mass Torts
- Product Liability
- Complex Litigation
- American Association of Justice
- Houston Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- Texas Bar College
- Florida State University (B.S., 1991)
- St. Thomas University School of Law (J.D., 1996)
- University of Houston Law Center (LL.M., 2009)
- The Florida Bar
- The Texas Bar