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  • William W. Eigner Named a “Top Attorney” by The Daily Transcript

    San Diego, CA – The San Diego law firm of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is proud to announce that partner William W. Eigner has been named “Top Attorneys” in San Diego County by The Daily Transcript in the Corporate Transactional category. Each year, The Daily Transcript conducts a peer voting process to determine the best lawyers in private, corporate, academic and government practice in San Diego County in key categories. The categories selected represent the ...

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  • Sandra L. Shippey Appointed to UCC Committee of the Business Law Section of the State Bar of California

    San Diego, CA – The San Diego law firm of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is proud to announce that partner Sandra L. Shippey has been appointed to Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) Committee of the Business Law Section of the California State Bar. Ms. Shippey was a member of the UCC Committee from 2001 through 2005, serving as Co-Vice Chair from 2003 to 2004 and as Co-Chair from 2004 to 2005. As a member of the UCC Committee, Ms. Shippey will primarily focus on further devel...

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  • Procopio Expands with Addition of Three Attorneys

    San Diego, CA – The San Diego law firm of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is pleased to announce that Steven A. Jaye, John P. Cleary, and Vessela V. Stoyanova have joined the firm. Mr. Jaye has joined Procopio as of counsel, Mr. Cleary as senior counsel, and Ms. Stoyanova as an associate. All join the firm's growing Business & Technology Team. “We are thrilled to welcome these outstanding attorneys to the Procopio family,” said managing partner, Tom Turner...

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  • Procopio Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2009

    San Diego, CA – Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is proud to announce that 4 attorneys have been named in The Best Lawyers in America 2009. Best Lawyers® compiles lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting extensive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. In the U.S., Best Lawyers publishes an annual referral guide, The Best Lawyers in America, which includes 29,575 attorneys in 78 specialties, coveri...

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  • Procopio Expands Environmental, Land Use & Governmental Affairs Practice with Addition of Gregory P. Powers

    San Diego, CA – Gregory P. Powers has joined Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP as an associate within the firm’s Environmental, Land Use & Governmental Affairs practice group. He comes to Procopio from SunCal Companies in Irvine, California, where he served as Land Use Counsel to Orange County, San Diego County, and the Inland Empire and Coachella Valley regions. Powers’ practice will focus on governmental law, including public hospitals, water, wastewater, and...

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  • Tenants of Fenton Business Center File Claims Against Otay Water District and City of Chula Vista

    San Diego, CA – Approximately 60 plaintiffs from ten businesses in the Fenton Business Center have now filed claims against the Otay Water District and the City of Chula Vista after learning on August 17th that recycled sewage water had been flowing through their pipes for two years. After years of drinking and washing their hands in the recycled water, employees of businesses located in the center and their family members are now experiencing health problems. Claims have been filed on be...

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  • Procopio Triumphs Before San Diego City Council

    San Diego, CA – On September 9th, the San Diego City Council, by a vote of 6-2, approved applications to stay the lives of 29 tentative subdivision maps for condominium conversion projects that had been caught up in litigation challenging those projects. The 29 projects, which range in size from eight to 48 units, are located in a variety of neighborhoods around San Diego. The litigation stays extend the lives of these maps from three to 25 months, depending on how long each project was su...

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  • Procopio Expands with Addition of Three Sullivan Hill Attorneys

    San Diego, CA – Three attorneys from Sullivan Hill Lewin Rez & Engel have joined the San Diego office of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP. They bring with them significant experience and expertise in the areas of family law, commercial litigation and white collar criminal defense. “We are delighted to welcome this exceptional group of attorneys to the firm,” said Thomas W. Turner, Jr., Procopio’s managing partner. “All three are accomplished liti...

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  • Michael J. Kinkelaar Elected to the Centre City Advisory Committee

    San Diego, CA – The law firm of Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is proud to announce that partner Michael J. Kinkelaar has been elected as a member of the Centre City Advisory Committee. The Centre City Advisory Committee is a state mandated, city chartered community planning group for downtown San Diego that represents the citizens and business interests of the downtown community. The group reviews proposed projects and plans, including those for public amenities such as pa...

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  • Procopio Elects Attorneys to Partnership

    San Diego, CA – Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is pleased to announce that five attorneys have been elected to the firm partnership. The election of Gregory J. Barnes, Lisel M. Ferguson, Evelyn F. Heidelberg, Samuel S. Lee, and Jon P. Schimmer is effective as of January 1, 2009. “These five attorneys have each made significant contributions to our firm and consistently demonstrate their dedication to the teamwork that is essential to ensure the success of both our cli...

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