Rachel A. Yaggi

Associate

Overview

Rachel Yaggi is a litigator who defends businesses in court and through government investigations. She frequently represents clients in disputes involving breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, bad faith, negligence and fraud. Rachel represents clients from a wide range of industries including banking and finance, telecommunications, insurance, retail and agriculture.

Insurance & Annuity Companies

In addition to defending insurance and annuity companies, Rachel is experienced in large-scale tax-remediation settlements, filing interpleader actions, client asset recovery, lapse procedure claims, interpreting regulatory and statutory codes, and advising on day-to-day operational needs.

White Collar Defense & Government Investigations

In white collar cases, Rachel assists clients in responding to grand jury and other government investigations. Her practice has included cases involving false statements, wire fraud, mail fraud, bank fraud and False Claims Act allegations.

Related Services

Credentials

Bar Admissions

Iowa

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado

Education

Notre Dame Law School
J.D. cum laude, Notre Dame Journal of Law Ethics & Public Policy (managing senior editor) (2021)

Michigan State University
B.A. in Political Science Pre-Law, with high honors (2018)

Leadership & Community

Pro Bono

Pro bono is a core part of Rachel’s legal work. She is particularly passionate about assisting Afghan refugees in applying for temporary and permanent U.S. resident status.

Professional Associations

Polk County Women Attorneys — Communications Chair

Civic Activities

Girls On the Run of Central Iowa — Coach

Honors

  • Faegre Drinker — Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2022
Awards Methodology
No aspect of these recognitions has been approved by the highest court of any state.
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