EAST LANSING, Mich., April 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- American Physicians Capital, Inc. (APCapital) (Nasdaq:ACAP) expects to release its first quarter 2008 earnings on Thursday, May 1, 2008, after the market closes. The news release will also be available on APCapital's website at http://www.apcapital.com within the For Investors section under Press Releases.

A conference call to discuss first quarter 2008 financial results will be held at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Friday, May 2, 2008. The call will be hosted by APCapital President and Chief Executive Officer R. Kevin Clinton and Chief Financial Officer Frank H. Freund.

The call will be available through a live Webcast in a listen-only format at APCapital's website. A telephone replay will begin approximately one hour after the call and will be available through Wednesday, May 7, 2008. To access the replay dial 1-888-286-8010, for international callers dial 617-801-6888, and enter the conference passcode: 40750745. The Webcast will also be archived and can be accessed by going to APCapital's website and selecting For Investors.

American Physicians Capital, Inc. is a regional provider of medical professional liability insurance focused primarily in the Midwest markets and New Mexico through American Physicians Assurance Corporation and its other subsidiaries. Further information about the companies is available on the Internet at http://www.apcapital.com.

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American Physicians Capital, Inc.
Investor Relations
Ann Storberg
(517) 324-6629