Firm Partner Karla G. Sanchez Appointed Executive Deputy Attorney General of Economic Justice for the State of New York

December 22, 2010

New York, December 22, 2010 – Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP is pleased to announce that our partner and colleague, Karla G. Sanchez, has been appointed as Executive Deputy Attorney General of Economic Justice for the State of New York effective January 1, 2011. In that role, she will have direct responsibility for five Bureaus of the Attorney General's office: Investor Protection, Consumer Frauds, Antitrust, Real Estate and Internet.

Karla’s appointment continues the long tradition of public service by partners of Patterson Belknap. We wish her the best in her new position.