Kenichi Yagi

Kenichi Yagi

Adair Myers Stevenson Yagi
  • Business Law, Employment Law, Collections ...
  • New York, Texas
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Biography

Kenichi Yagi is an experienced corporate transactional attorney for Adair Myers Stevenson Yagi. He focuses his practice on commercial litigation and advises domestic and international clients in corporate matters, intellectual property disputes, personal injury, premises liability, products liability, insurance coverage, family law, real estate, employment law, and debt collections.

Mr. Yagi was born in Japan and moved to the United States when he was a teenager. He graduated high school in the United States and attended the University of Massachusetts at Lowell where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree. Mr. Yagi graduated magna cum laude and was a member of the Alpha Kappa Delta Honor Society. He then earned his law degree from the University of Houston Law Center and received the Judge Mary Bacon scholarship, awarded to law students exemplifying professionalism while maintaining two-generation households living at the same residence.

Mr. Yagi is a certified Mediator and is licensed to practice law in the states of Texas and New York. After working for a boutique law firm in Houston for twenty years, he joined Adair Myers Graves Stevenson as a Partner in 2018, later forming Adair Myers Stevenson Yagi in 2021. Mr. Yagi has extensive experience in commercial litigation and aided a chemical manufacturer in obtaining a multi-million dollar international arbitration award for his client. He has also represented a national insurer in several first-party homeowners claims involving mold damage and hurricane damage in both state and federal courts. Mr. Yagi has also assisted commercial property owners in disputes involving the appraised values of real property.

Mr. Yagi enjoys serving the legal needs of the Japanese community and serves as the Secretary General and Vice-President of Legal Affairs of the Japanese Association of Greater Houston. He is also an Associate Member of the Japanese Business Association of Houston.

Practice Areas
    Business Law
    Mergers & Acquisitions
    Employment Law
    Collections
    Intellectual Property
    Products Liability
    Personal Injury
    Premises Liability
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Wills
    Trademarks
    Trademark Litigation
    Probate
    Family Law
    Divorce
    Landlord Tenant
    Real Estate Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Corporate Law
  • Commercial and General Civil Litigation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
New York State Office of Court Administration
ID Number: 4539052
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Texas
State Bar of Texas
ID Number: 24013787
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5th Circuit
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United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
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United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
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United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
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Languages
  • English
  • Japanese
Professional Experience
Partner
Adair Myers Stevenson Yagi
- Current
Attorney
Doyle, Restrepo, Harvin & Robbins LLP
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Education
University of Houston Law Center
Juris Doctorate
Honors: Judge Mary Bacon Scholarship, 1999
Activities: Certified Mediator, 1998
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University of Massachusetts - Lowell
Bachelor of Arts
Honors: magna cum laude, Student-Athlete Award, 1996
Activities: Alpha Kappa Delta Honor Society
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Professional Associations
Japan Business Association of Houston
Associate Member
Current
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Japanese Association of Greater Houston
Secretary General
- Current
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Japanese Association of Greater Houston
Vice-President-Legal
- Current
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New York State Bar Association
Member
- Current
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State Bar of Texas
Member
- Current
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Contact & Map
Adair Myers Stevenson Yagi
24 Greenway Plaza, Suite 1305
Houston, TX 77046
Telephone: (713) 522-2270
Fax: (713) 522-3322