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  • 27 Procopio Attorneys Named San Diego Super Lawyers®

    San Diego, CA – Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is proud to announce that 27 of the firm’s attorneys have been named as top attorneys by San Diego Super Lawyers Magazine. Only five percent of the total lawyers in the state of California are selected as Super Lawyers. The selections for Super Lawyers are made by Law & Politics, a publication of Key Professional Media, Inc. Law & Politics has been publishing legal magazines since 1990 and Super Lawyers since 1991....

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  • Procopio Partner Sleeps Out to Raise Money for Homeless

    San Diego, CA – On the night of April 24-25, 2010, Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP Partner Stephen Beuerle slept out overnight at Liberty Station to raise money and awareness for San Diego’s 10,000 homeless men, women, and children. Funds raised from Sleepless San Diego are used to raise awareness of homelessness and also support local non-profit organizations dedicated to helping the homeless and poor. Beuerle’s fundraising efforts included personally matching all...

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  • Procopio Welcomes Three New Attorneys

    San Diego, CA – The law firm of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is pleased to announce that Paul E. Burns, Robin L. Phillips and Evan J. Topol have joined the firm. Burns joins Procopio as senior counsel and Phillips as an associate, both in the area of intellectual property. Topol joins as an associate in the health care practice group. “We are pleased to welcome these outstanding attorneys to Procopio,” said managing partner, Tom Turner. "In these challengi...

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  • Procopio Continues Expansion of Real Estate & Environmental Team

    San Diego, CA - Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP has added Of Counsel attorneys Michael Lyon and Evelyn Heidelberg to the firm's real estate and environmental team. Michael Lyon is a real estate transactional attorney and a founding partner of the San Diego law firm of Hilding Kipnis Lyon & Kelly. Mr. Lyon handles a wide range of real estate matters involving commercial, retail, industrial and mixed - use projects and for over 20 years has counseled lenders, developers, inv...

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  • High Profile San Diego Labor and Employment Attorney Joins Procopio

    San Diego, CA – David B. Geerdes, a prominent attorney with more than 30 years experience advising management on labor, employment and executive agreements, has joined Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP. Geerdes comes to Procopio from Heller Ehrman where he was managing shareholder of the San Diego office for over four years. He joins the Firm’s Business and Technology Team. “Procopio has worked aggressively to provide a strategic and comprehensive labor and employme...

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  • Procopio intellectual property team adds four industry veterans

    San Diego, CA – Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP has expanded the intellectual property Counseling team with the addition of Jerome Brekken, Charles Eggers, Samuel Lee and Katherine Proctor. All four are registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and Ms. Proctor is a Chartered Patent Agent in the United Kingdom. Samuel Lee joins Procopio from Frommer Lawrence & Haug LLP. His practice emphasizes client counseling in all aspects of inte...

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  • Coalition for Affordable Homes in San Diego intervenes in lawsuit to protect condominium conversions

    San Diego, CA – Represented by the San Diego law firm Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP, the Coalition for Affordable Homes in San Diego (“CAHSD”) has intervened in a lawsuit filed by two plaintiffs who allege that the City has violated the California Environmental Quality Act (“CEQA”). CAHSD, an organization of developers and other involved in the condominium conversion business, is intervening in the lawsuit to prevent collusion between the Office of t...

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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...

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  • Procopio attorneys recognized for community service

    San Diego, CA – Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP attorneys Mary Cataldo, Dawn Hall Cauthen and Philip Giacinti, Jr. have each been honored for their dedicated commitment to youth and their communities through their community service efforts. “Phil, Mary and Dawn continue a longstanding Procopio tradition of great lawyers who are also outstanding individuals,” says Procopio managing partner Tom Turner. “Their dedication truly exemplifies Procopio's dedica...

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  • Procopio named #1 regional law firm for 2005 U.S. trademark filings

    San Diego, CA – Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP has been named the Top San Diego Trademark Law Firm for the second year in a row by Trademark Insider, a quarterly publication that tracks the U.S. trademark industry and its leading law firms, companies and practitioners. In addition, in the overall national rankings - which includes all U.S. law firms, including those with multiple offices in the U.S. and abroad - Procopio placed 149th, up from 177th last year. "We have ...

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