Cadwalader Recognized for Achievements in Community Relations and by bsj14523


                                                                Claudia Freeman +1 212 504 6470

For Immediate Release:

Cadwalader Recognized for Achievements in
Community Relations and Media Coverage
New York, NY, February 5, 2007, PR News has awarded Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP,
one of the world’s leading law firms, with two Legal PR honors for the firm’s outstanding media
relation efforts in the areas of community relations and media coverage.

The Community Relations award is presented to an organization with a successful and creative
local effort that highlights a firm's strong corporate citizenship and commitment to its local
community. Cadwalader’s Making a Mark: Mentoring program connects the firm’s community
efforts with the business of the firm, current and future clients, personnel, and the communities
in which the firm operates. By encouraging individual, practice and office involvement in
mentoring programs targeting children (literacy, arts, science), young adults (career
development and role modeling) and adults (workforce advancement or re-entry), Cadwalader
has been active in outreach to, and support of, students in an effort to build bridges among
communities, elementary, middle and high school students, and the legal profession.

The Media Coverage award honors outstanding media relation efforts related to the positive
media coverage of a law firm. Cadwalader and Weber Shandwick Worldwide have put in place
an integrated communications campaign designed to raise the firm’s profile in leading trade and
mainstream publications; establish leading partners as the go-to experts in their respective areas
of expertise; highlight the firm’s position as a niche firm with unparalleled expertise in the area of
financial services; elevate the firm’s profile in key markets; and shape positive perceptions of the
firm among existing and potential clients

The Legal PR Award entries were judged by a blue chip panel of communications consultants,
educators and PR executives, as well as by the staff of PR News, based on creativity, innovation,
sound planning and implementation as well as success in aligning strategic objectives with end
About PR News
PR News is a weekly publication for corporate PR and agency professionals that helps enhance
the business impact of PR, including action-oriented feature stories, case studies, and access to
communications-related market research, metrics and data. More information about PR News
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About Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, established in 1792, is one of the world's leading
international law firms, with offices in New York, London, Charlotte, Washington and Beijing.
Cadwalader serves a diverse client base, including many of the world's top financial institutions,
undertaking business in more than 50 countries in six continents. The firm offers legal expertise
in antitrust, banking, business fraud, corporate finance, corporate governance, environmental,
healthcare, insolvency, insurance and reinsurance, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, private
client, private equity, real estate, securities and financial institutions regulation, securitization,
structured finance, and tax. More information about Cadwalader can be found at

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