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2008

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Firm partner Timothy J. Buchanan just completed a 22-day jury trial in Stanislaus County Superior Court in which the jury awarded the firm's client, a Modesto based financial institution, a total of $2,403,574.15 in compensatory and punitive damages against a local auto dealer and its principals.

2

Central California Legal Services (CCLS) names McCormick, Barstow, Sheppard, Wayte and Carruth LLP the 2008 Volunteer Law Firm of the Year.

3

McCormick Barstow attorney Devon R. Darrow has been invited to join the board of the Academy for Civic and Entrepreneurial Leadership (ACEL-Fresno).

4

The Association of Fundraising Professionals will celebrate National Philanthropy Day by honoring several Valley organizations and individuals for their philanthropic work at the organization’s annual luncheon. McCormick, Barstow, Sheppard, Wayte and Carruth LLP is one of the organizations being honored, and will be the recipient of the 2008 Philanthropic Organization of the Year Award.

5

McCormick Barstow attorney Christopher Lozano has been invited by the National Business Institute to discuss the Art of the Settlement: Determining a Settlement Strategy Early On.

6

In support of Fresno City College’s Welfare-to-Work Program, McCormick Barstow is accepting gently used business clothing appropriate for an office environment.

7

McCormick Barstow attorney Jay A. Christofferson has been invited by the National Business Institute to discuss Bad Faith Insurance Claims in California.

8

McCormick Barstow attorney Timothy J. Puin has been invited to join the upcoming class of the Cincinnati Academy of Leadership for Lawyers (CALL).

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The law firm of McCormick, Barstow, Sheppard, Wayte and Carruth LLP is pleased to announce that Marisa L. Balch, Daniel S. Cho, Christina M. Cusimano, Loura N. Erickson, Seth J. Manfredi and Adam B. Stirrup have all passed the California Bar Exam. According to the Committee of Bar Examiners, only 61.7 percent of this year’s applicants passed the July 2008 General Bar Examination.