Morris Polich & Purdy LLP Partner A. Pamela Palmer Named a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation

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LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Morris Polich & Purdy LLP is pleased to announce that Pamela A. Palmer has been named a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, an honorary organization of lawyers, judges and legal scholars who have demonstrated outstanding dedication to the welfare of their communities and to the highest principles of their legal practice.

Founded in 1952 by the American Bar Association, the American Bar Foundation is a highly selective research institute with membership limited to less than one percent of attorneys licensed to practice in each jurisdiction in the United States. Members are nominated by fellows in their jurisdiction and elected by the organization's Board.

"We are thrilled that Pam's outstanding professional achievements and dedication have been recognized by such a prestigious organization as the American Bar Foundation," said Donald Ridge, managing partner of Morris Polich & Purdy LLP. "This achievement is well-deserved and we look forward to her contributions to the foundation."

Pamela A. Palmer is a partner in Morris Polich & Purdy LLP's Los Angeles office where she heads the firm's aviation and marine law team. In addition, her practice focuses in the areas of insurance coverage, environmental law and appellate advocacy.

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Morris Polich & Purdy LLP is a law firm that works with its clients on a national basis. We represent clients in every state, as well as many U.S. possessions. We also have a wealth of international affiliations. The firm established in 1969 has approximately 90 attorneys located in five offices in California and Nevada specializing in over thirty practice areas.

Our dedication to clients, combined with extensive experience, both in the trial and appellate courts, are the qualities that distinguish us from other law firms. Our attorneys are known for their vast experience and success. We provide superior legal services in a manner consistent with our clients' businesses and providing client service at the highest level.

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Partnership Development Leader