Gregory T. Yaeger

Gregory T. Yaeger

Founding Partner
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Gregory T. Yaeger is a founding partner of the firm of Yaeger & Weiner. He is an accomplished trial attorney with extensive experience in the areas of personal injury and railroad law.

Greg has a history of fighting for the rights of injured people in Minnesota, the surrounding states, and across the country. He has achieved numerous large verdicts or settlements on behalf of his clients. Greg has been recognized locally, and nationally by Best Lawyers in American since 2006. He is a member of the Minnesota Association for Justice (MAJ) and serves as Designated Legal Counsel for the Brotherhood of Railway Signalmen. He has practiced law since 1985.


Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Federal Employers’ Liability Act (FELA)
  • Railroad Injury Accidents
  • Federal Safety Appliance Act (FSAA)
  • Locomotive Inspection Act (LIA)

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 1985
  • Montana, 1997
  • Wisconsin, 2005
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1985
  • U.S. District Court District of Nebraska, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2000


  • William Mitchell College of Law, St Paul, Minnesota
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
  • St John's University, Collegeville, Minnesota
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2006-Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota Association for Justice