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  • Procopio Extends Ramseyer's Management Tenure

    San Diego, CA – The law firm of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP voted to extend the tenure of Craig A. Ramseyer on the Management Committee for four more years. In addition to his Management Committee responsibilities, Ramseyer is also the leader of the firm’s Construction Practice Group. His practice emphasizes general business litigation, as well as construction law and litigation. In the business litigation area, Mr. Ramseyer has handled matters including partnersh...

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  • Procopio Partner Travels to the White House with Ocean Discovery Institute to Receive Presidential Award

    San Diego, CA – On December 10-13, Procopio Partner Ted J. Griswold traveled with representatives from the Ocean Discovery Institute to the White House to receive the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring for 2010. Procopio is a proud supporter of Ocean Discovery’s mission to use science exploration to engage urban and diverse young people, and applaud this well deserved recognition. Ocean Discovery Institute was one of nine organizatio...

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  • Procopio Extends Turner's Managing Partner Term

    San Diego, CA - The law firm of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP voted to extend the term of Thomas W. Turner, Jr. as Managing Partner through calendar 2015. First elected as managing partner in 2001, Turner serves as the firm’s chief executive and chair of the Firm's management committee. Under his leadership, Procopio has experienced tremendous success and growth and continues to flourish. "The legal industry has probably faced greater challenges over the past three ye...

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  • Procopio Partner Jody Root Named "San Diego Health Care Law Lawyer of the Year" for 2012 by Best Lawyers

    San Diego, CA - Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named George L. (“Jody”) Root, Jr. as the “San Diego Best Lawyers Health Care Law Lawyer of the Year” for 2012. Steven Naifeh, President of Best Lawyers, says, “We continue to believe – as we have believed for more than 25 years – that recognition by one’s peers is the most meaningful form of praise in the legal profession. We would li...

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  • Nine Procopio Attorneys Named in "The Best Lawyers in America® 2012"

    San Diego, CA – Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is proud to announce that nine attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2012 (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.). The Procopio attorneys selected and their primary practice areas, as classified by Best Lawyers, are as follows: Richard (“Rick”) D. Barton – Medical Malpractice Law-Defendants; Personal Injury Litigation-Defendants ...

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  • Procopio Recognized as “Best Law Firm” in Six Practice Areas

    San Diego, CA – Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP has been recognized by U.S. News Media Group/Best Lawyers® 2011-2012 for six practice areas. Procopio’s practices recognized as Tier One San Diego are: Construction Law Health Care Law Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants Tax Law Procopio was recognized as Tier Two San Diego for: Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants Procopio was also recognized in Tier Two Phoenix practice areas...

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  • Procopio Adds Four Attorneys to Intellectual Property, Litigation, and Business Teams

    San Diego, CA – The law firm of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is pleased to announce that Daniel L. Essig, Megan E. McCarthy, Sean M. Sullivan and Jessica L. Swift have joined the firm. All four attorneys join as associates. Essig and McCarthy will practice on the Intellectual Property Team, Sullivan on the Litigation Team, and Swift on the Business and Technology Team. Essig’s practice focuses on preparing and prosecuting United States and foreign patent applicatio...

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  • Ocean Discovery Institute Receives Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring

    SAN DIEGO – The White House announced today that Ocean Discovery Institute has been awarded the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring. It is the highest honor bestowed by the United States government for efforts that advance those fields of education. Ocean Discovery Institute is one of only three organizations in the U.S. to receive this 2010 award and the only organization on the West Coast. The Presidential Award for Excellence in Scienc...

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  • Procopio Adds Two Attorneys to Intellectual Property Team

    San Diego, CA – The law firm of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP announced that two attorneys have joined the firm’s Intellectual Property Team: Scott H. Davison as an associate and Aubrey A. Haddach as senior counsel. “Both Scott and Aubrey have strong technical backgrounds and substantial experience in the life sciences industry,” said Managing Partner, Tom Turner. “The addition of their expertise will reinforce the comprehensive services we provide...

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  • Symington Joins Procopio as Director of Human Resources

    San Diego, CA – The law firm of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is pleased to announce that Lauren I. Symington has joined the firm as the Director of Human Resources and Administration. Ms. Symington will oversee all aspects of Human Resources services, policies and programs to best support long-term firm strategy. Prior to joining Procopio, Symington was the Human Resources Manager for Paul Hastings LLP’s San Diego and Orange County offices. She previously worked as a ...

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