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PROCOPIO PARTNER JOHN D. ALESSIO ELECTED INCOMING MANAGING PARTNER

27 September 2017

September 13, 2017 (San Diego) – Procopio Partner John D. Alessio has been unanimously elected by his fellow partners to be the AmLaw 200 law firm’s next Managing Partner. On January 1, 2018, he will replace longtime Managing Partner Thomas (Tom) W. Turner, Jr., with the latter returning to full-time legal work as a partner and resuming his previous position as Team Leader of the firm’s Real Estate and Environmental Team. Alessio joined Procopio’s Management Committee in January 2015.“John Alessio is a highly respected attorney, both for his legal skills and his practice management,” said Turner. “He has demonstrated as a Management Committee member great judgment, a solid grip on the workings of the firm, as well as a good feel for the legal community and the overall business of law. Perhaps most importantly, John has demonstrated time and again that his decision-making process is driven first and foremost by determining what is in the best interest of the firm as a whole. He will not just succeed, but excel, as Procopio’s next Managing Partner.”To read the entire release please visit here.