George W. Yarnevich

A Kennedy Berkley shareholder attorney for nearly 50 years, George Yarnevich has effectively represented thousands of clients in matters ranging from estate planning to probate and business law. He serves individuals and businesses in Salina, Kansas, and beyond.

About George

George earned his bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Kansas in 1968. He earned both his master’s degree in business administration and his JD degree from the University of Kansas in 1972. He was admitted to the Kansas Bar by the U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, and the U.S. Tax Court in 1972.

Throughout his storied career, George has remained active in the Salina community. He has served as president of Salina Regional Health Foundation, the Salina YMCA, United Way of Salina, the Salina Presbyterian Manor Foundation, Salina Country Club, and Sunflower Adult Care Center. He has also served on the boards for Saint John’s Hospital, Saint Mary’s School Board, Smoot Charitable Foundation, Verla Jocelyn Charitable Foundation, and the Salina Family YMCA Foundation.


  • BA Degree,Political Science- University of Kansas- 1968
  • Juris Doctor- University of Kansas- 1972
  • Masters of Business Administration- University of Kansas- 1972
    • Member of Beta Gamma Sigma for academic excellence



  • Admitted to Bar, 1972, Kansas
  • Admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
  • Admitted to practice before the U.S. Tax Court

George’s Practice Areas

Need help with a trust, estate, or business legal need? George is proud to provide trusted legal services for individuals and businesses in his home state of Kansas — which he’s done for 50 years. His practice emphasizes estate planning, probate, and business law.

Succession Planning

Plan your exit for maximum value with our succession services. We aim to provide seamless transitions for you company’s future — eliminating any question marks and ensuring your vision is honored. We’ve designed the process to be as straightforward as possible and we’re here to provide reliable, expert guidance at every stage.

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Schedule a Meeting with George Yarnevich

Put George’s expertise to work for you. We offer innovative legal solutions, compassionate support, and tenacious representation — because you deserve nothing less. Contact us today to learn more and get a free, no-obligation consultation/case review.