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Procopio adds three veteran professionals to the firm

San Diego, CA Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP continues its expansion with the addition of Jeffrey (Jeff) Hood, Sarah Rosen and Spencer Skeen.

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.

About Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP was established 60 years ago in 1946 and is now the fourth largest business law firm in the region and the top ranking trademark firm as ranked by Trademark Insider. With offices in San Diego and Carlsbad, the Firm's 90 attorneys provide comprehensive legal services to businesses and their principals in a wide range of practice areas including: ERISA, international tax, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, financing, tax, financial services, intellectual property, real estate, construction, land use, environmental law, litigation, estate planning, employment and benefits and insolvency. Procopio's clients include: QUALCOMM, GMS Realty, Fairfield Residential, The Morgan Group, Swinerton Builders, WD-40, Discovery Partners International, Sunrise Medical, AMCC, Bio-Hydration Research Labs, Forward Ventures, Union Bank of California, Kyocera, Ericsson Wireless Communications Inc., Hamilton Apex Ventures, and The Junior Seau Foundation.