King & Spalding Advises Caremark Rx, Inc. on Its Merger With CVS Corporation

New York, New York, UNITED STATES


NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 2, 2006 -- King & Spalding, a leading international law firm, advised Caremark Rx, Inc. on its announced merger with CVS Corporation. The transaction is a structured as a merger of equals.

Additional details about the transaction can be found here: http://home.businesswire.com/portal/site/google/index.jsp?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20061101005981&newsLang=en

A team of King & Spalding lawyers based in the firm's New York office is leading the firm's representation of Caremark Rx, Inc. The lead partners on the team are the following:

--  Michael J. O'Brien, Partner (New York)
--  Tracey A. Zaccone, Partner (New York)
    

Other members of King & Spalding's Caremark team include the following:

Partners:

--  Gary G. Grindler, Partner (Washington)
--  Donald S. Kohla, Partner (Atlanta)
--  Robert G. Woodward, Partner (Atlanta)
--  John F. Wymer III, Partner (Atlanta)
    
Lead Associates:
--  Alison Van Lear, Associate (Atlanta)
--  Christina H. An, Associate (New York)
--  Carl E. Smith, Associate (New York)
    
Associates:
--  Suellen W. Bergman, Associate (Atlanta)
--  Todd C. Duffield, Associate (Atlanta)
--  Ely R. Levy, Associate (Atlanta)
--  Amy Michigan, Associate (Atlanta)
--  Laura M. Nolen, Associate (Atlanta)
--  James R. Stull, Associate (Atlanta)
--  Ansley C. Tillman, Associate (Washington)
    

Consultants and Specialists:

--  Jan G. Marsh, Consultant (Atlanta)
--  Heather Moore, Employee Benefits Specialist (Atlanta)
    

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