Carole J. Buckner was recognized as a Top Lawyer in San Diego for 2018 by San Diego Magazine. The annual list of top lawyers in San Diego was published in the magazine’s March issue. She was recognized as a Top Lawyer under the specialty Legal Ethics.
To compile the annual list, San Diego Magazine partnered with Martindale-Hubbell®, the company that has long set the standard for peer review ratings, to identify local lawyers who have reached the highest levels of ethical standards, subject matter expertise, and professional excellence.
Ms. Buckner is an AV Peer Review Rated (the highest Martindale-Hubbell® rating) attorney admitted to the California State Bar in 1984. Carole is a Partner and serves as General Counsel for Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch, LLP. She advises law firms and lawyers concerning a wide variety of legal ethics issues.
Ms. Buckner expresses her gratitude to San Diego Magazine and her peers in the California legal community for this honor.
About Carole J. Buckner
Carole J. Buckner is a Partner and General Counsel with Procopio in San Diego, California. She is an AV Peer Review Rated sole practitioner admitted to the California State Bar in 1984. She holds a BA from the University of California at Berkeley (1980) and a JD from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco (1984). She is available for consulting and legal advice in the field of legal ethics and issues involving professional responsibility, and the law of lawyering.