The firm established itself as a force in the local real estate market by representing many of the landowners and developers that transformed Mission Valley from an agricultural area to its present incarnation as a retail, residential and entertainment center. Further confirmation of the firm's stature in the local real estate market occurred as the firm represented the land owners that developed Rancho Bernardo from a cattle ranch into one of California's first "master planned" communities.
A regular golf game at San Diego Country Club between Harry Hargreaves and the president of First National Bank nurtured a long-term relationship with a valued client of the firm. Despite several ownership and name changes, the bank, now Union Bank of California, continues to be one of the firm's most valued clients. Hargreaves and Savitch's names were added, and the present firm name, Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP, was established in 1967. – less – More from ZoomInfo »