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27 Procopio Attorneys Named 2019 Best Lawyers in America, 2 Win Lawyer of the Year Accolades

August 15, 2018 (San Diego) – Twenty-seven Procopio attorneys representing twenty-six areas of law in three metropolitan areas were named by their peers today to the Best Lawyers in America® 2019 list. Two Procopio Partners—Craig A. Ramseyer and Richard A. Heller—received prestigious Best Lawyers in America 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” accolades.

The Best Lawyers in America list is compiled annually through exhaustive peer-review surveys in which tens of thousands of leading lawyers provide confidential nominations and feedback.

Twenty-five San Diego-based Procopio attorneys were recognized for their legal expertise and accomplishments in various practice areas:

Two additional Procopio partners were recognized in other geographic regions. Nevada-based Partner Lance Coburn was recognized in the field of Commercial Litigation, while Arizona-based Partner Paul E. Burns was recognized for Copyright Law, Litigation-Intellectual Property, Litigation-Patent, and Patent Law.

Two Procopio attorneys were honored by their peers with “Lawyer of the Year” awards, with Craig A. Ramseyer recognized for Construction Law and Richard A. Heller for Litigation-Trusts and Estates.

Procopio attorneys and practice groups are routinely are named to various legal rankings lists, including Chambers and Partners®, Martindale-Hubbell®, and Super Lawyers®, and is ranked as the largest San Diego-based law firm by the San Diego Business Journal. An AmLaw 200 law firm, Procopio is ranked by American Lawyer magazine as a Top Ten AmLaw 200 Firm for Diversity.


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About Procopio

Procopio is an AmLaw 200 full-service business and litigation law firm committed to thoughtful problem solving and improving your bottom line.  With more than 170 attorneys based in San Diego, Del Mar Heights, Silicon Valley, Las Vegas and Phoenix–we’re passionate about knowing your business and helping you grow and protect it for the long term.  Procopio has the flexible infrastructure to support both small to mid-sized companies and large multinationals at every stage of the business life cycle.  Our global reach across Asia and Latin America further expands our international partnerships and cross border capabilities.  At Procopio, we are focused on what is important to you–providing smart, innovative and practical solutions in a cost-effective manner to help your business thrive.  Learn more at

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