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  • LEGAL ETHICS EXPERT CAROLE BUCKNER JOINS PROCOPIO AS DEPUTY GENERAL COUNSEL

    June 1, 2017 (San Diego) – Seasoned lawyer, educator and ethics advisor Carole Buckner has joined Procopio as Deputy General Counsel. Carole will be providing legal guidance to Procopio’s more than 160 attorneys, working out of its downtown San Diego headquarters and reporting to General Counsel and Partner Robert Russell. “Solid and reliable general counsel support is critical for the success of a growing full-service law firm like Procopio,” said Tom Turner, Procopio’s Managin...

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  • PROCOPIO MAKES MULTIPLE TOP LAW FIRM LISTS

    May 31, 2017 (San Diego) – Procopio in the last week has been named to two top national law firm lists compiled by influential media publications. On May 25, Procopio joined for the first time the 2017 Am Law 200 list, compiled by The American Lawyer magazine ranking firms by revenue. On May 30 the media publication Law360 again named Procopio a Top 400 law firm based on the number of attorneys. Both rankings reflect the steady and solid growth Procopio has demonstrated over recent year...

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  • LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT ATTORNEY TYLER PAETKAU JOINS PROCOPIO AS PARTNER

    May 15, 2017 (San Diego) – Veteran Silicon Valley attorney Tyler Paetkau has joined Procopio as a partner, working in the firm’s Labor & Employment practice group. He will work primarily out of Procopio’s Silicon Valley office. “Tyler is a great addition to our growing Labor & Employment team,” said Tom Turner, Procopio’s Managing Partner. “He’s a seasoned litigation veteran as well as an accomplished employment counselor, and his extensive experience in Silicon Va...

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  • TODD NEAL ELECTED TO MERITAS BOARD OF DIRECTORS

    April 27, 2017 (San Diego) – Procopio Partner Todd Neal was recently elected to a three-year term on the Board of Directors for Meritas, a Chambers Elite Law Firm Global Network, at Meritas’ annual meeting in Washington, D.C.  Meritas is a global alliance of independent business law firms, of which Procopio is a member. “As the leader of Procopio’s Litigation Team, Todd Neal is uniquely qualified to work alongside accomplished attorneys from around the world in advancing Meri...

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  • GAMING AND REAL ESTATE ATTORNEY KERRY PATTERSON JOINS PROCOPIO AS PARTNER

    March 23, 2017 (San Diego) – Accomplished tribal attorney Kerry Patterson has joined Procopio as a partner, working in the firm’s Native American Law practice group  and on its Real Estate and Environmental team. “We are excited to welcome Kerry as our newest partner,” said Tom Turner, Procopio’s Managing Partner. “The combination of Kerry’s expertise in gaming and real estate transactions and her strong relationships with tribal leaders will be instrumental in assistin...

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  • FORMER SAN DIEGO CITY ATTORNEY JAN GOLDSMITH JOINS PROCOPIO

    March 16, 2017 (San Diego) – The latest addition to Procopio’s thriving practice is Jan Goldsmith, who for the last eight years served as San Diego City Attorney after a distinguished career as a practicing attorney, civil servant, and judge. He has joined Procopio as Of Counsel in its Litigation Team. “We are extremely pleased to welcome such an accomplished attorney and public servant to our highly successful Litigation team,” said Tom Turner, Procopio’s Managing Partner. “J...

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  • Procopio welcomes Mark Budwig as Partner on the Construction Team

    March 6, 2017 (San Diego) _Procopio is pleased to announce that Mark Budwig has joined the firm as a partner with the Construction team, based in the Del Mar Heights San Diego office.  “We warmly welcome Mark to the firm and could not be more thrilled to have him join our expanding Construction team,” said Tom Turner, Procopio’s Managing Partner.  “Mark’s expertise as an engineer and lawyer allow him to seamlessly connect the worlds of law, engineering and construction...

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  • USD School of Business and Procopio announce 2nd annual International Business Summit

    March 2, 2017 (San Diego) _ The University of San Diego School of Business-Procopio International Business Summit (USD-PIBS) will be held on Friday, May 12, 2017 at the Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice in San Diego, California. Presented by the University of SanDiego School of Business in partnership with Procopio, USD-PIBS is the premier educational and networking event for Latin American executives, investors and advisors interested in learning how to do business in the Unit...

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  • Procopio Partners Elect Marie Burke Kenny to its Management Committee

    Effective March 1, 2017 (San Diego)  Procopio is pleased to announce that Marie Burke Kenny, team leader for the Labor and Employment practice, has been elected to the firm’s Management Committee.     “We are proud to welcome an outstanding leader to the Management Committee, where we know Marie will provide innovative ideas for the future vision of the firm,” said Tom Turner, Procopio’s Managing Partner. “We are thrilled that Marie has agreed to take on...

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  • Procopio Promotes Six Attorneys to Partner

    Procopio announced today the promotions of six attorneys to Partner: Kendra J. Hall, Greta A. Proctor, Diane M. Racicot, Matthew D. Short, Eric D. Swenson and David M. Zachry.  Each of these attorneys has performed consistently and tirelessly with impressive diligence and work ethic, and has demonstrated time and again their commitment to the well-being of the firm and its clients.   Kendra J. Hall is a Certified Specialist in Appellate Law by the State Bar of Californi...

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