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Michael J. Kinkelaar Elected to the Centre City Advisory Committee

San Diego, CA – The law firm of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is proud to announce that partner Michael J. Kinkelaar has been elected as a member of the Centre City Advisory Committee.

The Centre City Advisory Committee is a state mandated, city chartered community planning group for downtown San Diego that represents the citizens and business interests of the downtown community. The group reviews proposed projects and plans, including those for public amenities such as parks, transportation and parking, affordable housing, relocation and other social matters. The Committee also advises the Centre City Development Corporation Board of Directors, City Council, Redevelopment Agency and Planning Commission. Mr. Kinkelaar ran for this position as the President of the Board of Trustees of the San Diego Repertory Theatre and was elected to fill one of the seats allocated for representatives of civic and cultural groups.

Mr. Kinkelaar is the leader of the Procopio's Corporate, M&A and Securities Practice Group. His practice emphasizes corporate representation of companies from numerous industries, with particular focus on start-up ventures, emerging growth companies and technology-based transactions. Mr. Kinkelaar provides corporate, securities, intellectual property and tax advice to corporations, shareholders, directors, officers and investors in a full range of legal projects including mergers and acquisitions, private placements and public financings, technology licensing, joint ventures, corporate partnering, venture capital, business formation and structuring, and federal and state tax issues.

About Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP was established in 1946 and is now one of the largest business law firms in the San Diego region. With offices in San Diego and Carlsbad, Procopio’s more than 110 experienced attorneys provide comprehensive legal services in the areas of climate change; construction; corporate and securities; emerging growth and technology; employment, labor and benefits; environmental, land use and governmental affairs; family law; finance, restructuring and bankruptcy; health care; intellectual property; international law; litigation; Native American law; patent prosecution and counseling; real estate; tax; trademarks and copyrights; trust, estate and probate; and white collar criminal defense. Through its membership in Law Exchange International and Legal NetLink Alliance, Procopio's ability to assist clients reaches around the world.