Spencer Skeen returns to Procopio from Schwartz Semerjdian Haile Ballard & Cauley LLP where he was a partner. Skeen was previously with Procopio for five years prior to moving to Schwartz. As a member of the litigation team, his practice will focus on employment and labor consultation and litigation, business and real estate litigation, administrative law and insurance. Spencer represents businesses, governmental entities and officials, and individuals in arbitrations and state and federal courts. He also represents clients in matters pending before regulatory bodies including the Department of Fair Employment and Housing, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Department of Health Services, and the United States Department of Agriculture.
The litigation team has also added Jeff Hood. Jeff joins Procopio with prior experience at Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP. His practice encompasses insurance, product liability, employment litigation, business and real estate litigation.
Sarah Rosen has joined the real estate and environmental team. Sarah joins Procopio from Latham & Watkins LLP where she worked in both the San Diego and Singapore offices. Sarah has expertise in a broad range of real estate development, construction and finance transactions. Her practice is primarily focused on representing developers and lenders in connection with the construction, financing and sale of commercial office and mixed-use development projects, hotels and casinos, and energy and other infrastructure projects.