Silicon Valley Litigator Mindy Morton Recognized by Super Lawyers for Ninth Straight Year
One of 20 Procopio Attorneys Recognized Across 4 Locations
June 29, 2023 – Procopio Partner Mindy Morton has named to the 2023 Northern California Super Lawyers® list, her ninth straight year achieving this recognition. Only 5% of lawyers practicing in California are named Super Lawyers by Thomson Reuters. Mindy is one of 20 Procopio attorneys recognized by Super Lawyers in 2023 in Silicon Valley, San Diego, Orange County and Scottsdale.
Based in Procopio’s Silicon Valley office, Mindy focuses her practice on high-stakes litigation in the areas of healthcare, trade secrets, technology and internet law. She leads Procopio’s Health Care practice as well as its Trade Secrets practice. Mindy represents healthcare providers throughout California in civil lawsuits and judicial review hearings. She helps clients resolve disputes involving trade secret, patent, trademark, copyright, computer fraud and other contentious issues.
Mindy also litigates cutting-edge cases at the intersection of technology and free speech issues, defending internet companies against defamation, copyright, trademark and related claims on First Amendment, Communications Decency Act (CDA) Section 230, Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and US SPEECH Act grounds.
Many other organizations have recognized Mindy for her excellence. She has long held a Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent Rating; in 2021 was named a Woman Leader in the Law by American Lawyer magazine; was a 2019 Santa Clara County Bar Association Diversity Award Winner; and was recognized in 2018 and 2019 as an Outstanding Program Award Winner by American Inns of Court.
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area.
Procopio attorneys and practice groups are routinely named to various legal rankings lists, including Best Lawyers®, Martindale-Hubbell, and Chambers and Partners. American Lawyer Magazine and Law360 place Procopio high in their rankings for law firm diversity (#6 among the largest 226 firms in the U.S. by ALM and #7 among U.S. mid-sized firms by Law360), and Procopio is recognized by Diversity Lab as a Mansfield Certified Plus law firm, one of only a few dozen in the United States.