Gutwein Law Adds Ross T. Yates to Evansville Office

by Gutwein Law

Evansville, IN – February 5, 2021 – Gutwein Law, a full-service business law firm focused on helping innovative companies grow through high-level legal counsel, is expanding its presence in Evansville, Indiana. The firm recently added Ross T. Yates, a corporate attorney with deep experience in the healthcare industry, to its team. Ross represents sophisticated businesses, healthcare providers, private equity sponsors, venture capital funds, family offices, entrepreneurs, and investors in complex transactions.

Yates will join Tyler Droste, an intellectual property attorney, and together will continue to serve clients of all sizes with general business, real estate, intellectual property, employment law, and succession planning services.

“Gutwein Law has experienced tremendous growth over the past few years and I am excited to be joining a team of accomplished business lawyers. I look forward to serving the needs of our clients across our footprint, and working with Tyler Droste to continue to grow our presence in Evansville,” says Yates.

“We're committed to helping grow Evansville's business community, and we think Ross is exactly the person to help us do that," says Stuart Gutwein, Co-Founding Partner at Gutwein Law. "He's not only a fantastic attorney, but an all-around smart, high character person, making him the perfect fit with our team."

Prior to joining Gutwein Law, Ross practiced in the business department of a large regional law firm, focusing primarily on mergers and acquisitions. Ross earned his law degree from the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, where he completed a Graduate Certificate in Health Law at the William and Christine Hall Center for Law and Health. Prior to law school, Ross received an undergraduate degree in Occupational Health & Safety and a graduate degree in Environmental Science, both from Marshall University.


About Gutwein Law

Gutwein Law is a growing business law firm providing its clients with services including, entity formation and capital raising, employment, patents and trademarks, litigation, and mergers and acquisitions. In addition to business law, the firm is also heavily involved in the areas of real estate, sports and entertainment, and estate, trust, and business succession planning and administration. Gutwein Law has offices in Lafayette, Indianapolis, Evansville, and Minneapolis (MN). For more information, visit