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									                                Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc.
                                                   Administrative Office
                                   224 South Dawson Street P.O. Box 26087 Raleigh, NC 27611
                                                919.856.2564 Fax 919.856.2120

                                    Serving low-income clients in all 100 counties of North Carolina

George R. Hausen, Jr., Esq.                                                                  
Executive Director

Media Release

March 8, 2007                 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACTS: George Hausen (Executive Director, LANC, Raleigh, NC), 919-856-2564

                    Debbie Segal (Pro Bono Partner, Kilpatrick Stockton, LLP, Atlanta, GA), 404 815 6167

                    Dock Kornegay (Director, Public Relations & Development, Raleigh, NC), 919-856-2564

RE: Kilpatrick Stockton provides leading gift to Legal Aid of NC campaign

 (Raleigh, NC) – For the second year in a row, Kilpatrick Stockton, LLP has provided the largest leading gift to
Legal Aid of North Carolina’s Access to Justice Campaign.

"Kilpatrick Stockton is privileged to work with Legal Aid of North Carolina and its
lawyers to further our mutual commitment to the provision of pro bono legal services
to those in need," said Debbie Segal, Kilpatrick Stockton Pro Bono Partner. "This gift enables Legal Aid to
continue its essential work in the North Carolina communities where we work and live. The Firm looks forward to
continuing to work with LANC for many years."

Kilpatrick Stockton’s $25,000 donation will be utilized to provide legal support for low-income people in North
Carolina in order to ensure equal access to the legal system.

Legal Aid of NC’s Access to Justice Campaign is an annual fundraising drive to reach out to the
private bar, corporations and the community and seek critical funds for support its efforts to
provide powerful, life-altering solutions to the legal issues that confront poor people in North

“We are certainly thrilled that one of the country’s largest law firms continues to support our efforts to provide
legal services to low-income people in North Carolina,” said George Hausen, executive director of Legal Aid of
NC. “Kilpatrick Stockton has helped us with both financial and volunteer support over the years.”

Kilpatrick Stockton LLP is a full-service international law firm with more than 500 attorneys in nine offices across
the globe: London; Stockholm; Atlanta and Augusta, Georgia; New York City, New York; Charlotte, Raleigh and
Winston-Salem, North Carolina; and Washington, D.C. Kilpatrick Stockton's delivery of innovative business
solutions provides results-oriented counsel for corporations, from the challenging demands of financial transactions
and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. Collaboration among Kilpatrick Stockton's
corporate, litigation and intellectual property attorneys provides knowledgeable and proactive guidance for
companies at every stage of the business life cycle. For more information about Kilpatrick Stockton, please visit

Legal Aid of North Carolina (LANC) is a statewide, nonprofit law firm that provides free legal services in civil
matters to eligible, low-income people in all 100 counties in North Carolina through 24, geographically located
offices in North Carolina. LANC’s clients typically have an annual income of 125% or less of the federally
established poverty levels. In 2006, LANC closed more than 19,000 cases across North Carolina.
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                         CONTACT INFORMATION: Legal Aid of NC                                                         Visit the Legal Aid NC webpage:

                         Mission: Legal Aid of North Carolina is a statewide, nonprofit law firm that provides free legal services in civil matters to low-
                         income people in order to ensure equal access to justice and to remove legal barriers to economic opportunity.
                                                                            LEGAL AID OF NC OFFICES (24)
AHOSKIE OFFICE, 252-332-5124; 601 East Church Street;                                     NEW BERN OFFICE, 252-637-9502; 213 Pollack Street
Senior Managing Attorney: Reynauld M. Williams, Esq.                                      Managing Attorney: Watsi Sutton, Esq.
Counties Served (10): Bertie, Camden, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Halifax, Hertford,          Counties Served (10): Beauford, Carteret, Craven, Hyde, Jones, Martin, Pamlico, Pitt,
Northampton, Pasquotank, Perquimans.                                                      Tyrrell, Washington.
ASHEVILLE OFFICE, 828-236-1080; 184 East Chestnut                                         PEMBROKE OFFICE, 910-521-2831; East Main & 2nd Street
Senior Managing Attorney: Angeleigh Dorsey, Esq.                                          Senior Managing Attorney: Dale G. Deese, Esq.
Counties Served (6): Buncombe, Henderson, Madison, Polk, Rutherford, Transylvania.        Counties Served (4): Cumberland, Hoke, Robeson, Scotland.
BOONE OFFICE, 828-264-5640; 171 Grand Boulevard                                           PITTSBORO OFFICE, 919-542-0475; 959 East Street, Suites A & B
Managing Attorney: Denise Lockett, Esq.
                                                                                          Managing Attorney: Maccene Brown, Esq.
Counties Served (7): Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Mitchell, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey.
                                                                                          Counties Served (6): Alamance, Chatham, Lee, Moore, Orange, Richmond.
CHARLOTTE OFFICE, 704-971-2621; 1431 Elizabeth Avenue
Senior Managing Attorney: Theodore Fillette, Esq.                                         RALEIGH OFFICE, 919-828-4647; 224 South Dawson Street
Counties Served (5): Cabarrus, Gaston, Mecklenburg, Stanly, Union.                        Senior Managing Attorney: Victor J. Boone, Esq.
                                                                                          Counties Served (5): Harnett, Johnston, Lee, Sampson, Wake.
CONCORD OFFICE, 704-786-4145; 785 Davidson Drive, NW
Managing Attorney: Judy Newbold, Esq.                                                     ROCKY MOUNT OFFICE, 252-442-0635
Counties Served (4): Anson, Cabarrus, Stanly, Union.                                      148 South Washington Street, Suite 105
DURHAM OFFICE, 919-688-6396; 201 West Main Street, Suite 400                              Managing Attorney: Sharon Bey-Christopher, Esq.
                                                                                          Counties Served (2): Edgecombe, Nash.
Senior Managing Attorney: Gina L. Reyman. Esq.
Counties Served (7): Caswell, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Person, Vance, Warren.         SANFORD OFFICE, 919-774-6241; 503 Carthage Street, Suite 305
FAYETTEVILLE OFFICE, 910-483-0400; 157 Gillespie Street                                   Managing Attorney: Maccene Brown, Esq
Managing Attorney: Johnnie C. Larrie, Esq.                                                Counties Served (1): Lee.
Counties Served (2): Cumberland, Hoke.
                                                                                          SMITHFIELD OFFICE, 919-934-5027; 300 South Third Street, Suite A
GASTONIA OFFICE, 704-865-2357; 111 East Third Ave, Suite 200                              Senior Managing Attorney: Victor J. Boone, Esq.
Managing Attorney: Sharon Dove, Esq.                                                      Counties Served (3): Johnston, Harnett, Sampson.
Counties Served (3): Cleveland, Gaston, Lincoln.
                                                                                          SYLVA OFFICE, 828-586-8931; 1286 West Main Street
GOLDSBORO OFFICE, 919-731-2800; 102-A South William Street                                Senior Managing Attorneys: James Holloway,Esq.; Larry Nestler, Esq.
Managing Attorney: Sharon Bey-Christopher, Esq.                                           Counties Served (7): Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, Macon, Swain; also,
Counties Served (3): Greene, Lenoir, Wayne.                                               Qualla Indian Boundary.
GREENSBORO OFFICE, 336-272-0148; 122 N. Elm Street, Suite 700
Senior Managing Attorney: Ronald B. Halpern, Esq.
                                                                                          WILMINGTON OFFICE, 910-763-6207; 201 North Front Street, Suite 1002
Counties Served (6): Davidson, Guilford, Montgomery, Randolph, Rockingham, Rowan          Senior Managing. Attorneys: Richard M. Klein, Esq.; James J. Wall, Esq.
                                                                                          Counties Served (7): Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus, Duplin, New Hanover, Onslow,
GREENVILLE OFFICE, 252-758-0113; 301 South Evans Street                                   Pender.
Managing Attorney: Charlotte-Anne T. Alexander, Esq.
Counties Served (10): Beauford, Carteret, Craven, Hyde, Jones, Martin, Pamlico, Pitt,     WILSON OFFICE, 252-291-6851; 409 North Goldsboro Street
Tyrrell, Washington.                                                                      Managing Attorney: Sharon Bey-Christopher, Esq.
                                                                                          Counties Served (6): Greene, Lenoir, Nash, Edgecombe, Wayne, Wilson.
MORGANTON OFFICE, 828-437-8280; 211 East Union Street
Senior Managing Attorneys: Barbara Degan Esq.; Andrew Cogdell, Esq.                       WINSTON-SALEM OFFICE, 336-725-9162; Liberty Plaza,
Counties Served (5): Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, McDowell.                       102 West Third Street, Suite 305
                                                                                          Senior Managing Attorney: Hazel Mack-Hilliard, Esq.
MONROE OFFICE, 704-283-2172; 100 West Jefferson Street                                    Counties Served (6): Davie, Forsyth, Iredell, Stokes, Surry, Yadkin
Managing Attorney: Judy Newbold, Esq
Counties Served (3): Cabarrus, Stanly, Union.

                                                                      STATEWIDE PROJECTS (5)
    Advocates for Children’s Services                             Environmental Poverty Law Project                         Domestic Violence Initiative
    Senior Managing Attorney: Lewis Pitts, Esq.                    Project Director: Melanie Earnhardt, Esq.                 Project Director: TeAndra Miller, Esq.
    919-266-0051 (Durham)                                          336-272-0148 (Greensboro)                                 919-856-2142 (Raleigh)
                             Farmworker Unit                                                       Mortgage Foreclosure Defense Project
                             Senior Managing Attorney: Mary Lee Hall, Esq.                          Senior Managing Attorney: Hazel Mack-Hilliard
                             919-856-2180 (Raleigh)                                                 252-291-6851 (Wilson)
                                                                       ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE
                                                                224 South Dawson Street, Raleigh; 919-856-2564;
                                                                 Executive Director: George R. Hausen, Jr., Esq.
                                                                 Media Contact: Dock Kornegay, 919-856-2132


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