Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Announces Fourth Quarter Dividend

Adjusts Stockholder of Record and Payable Dates

Oct 24, 2012, 18:59 ET from Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

ITASCA, Ill., Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of thirty four cents ($.34) per share on the Common Stock of the Company, payable on December 20, 2012 to Stockholders of Record as of December 3, 2012.  Subject to approval by its Board of Directors, the Company anticipates that its stockholder of record and payable dates will follow a similar schedule in future quarters.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., an international insurance brokerage and risk management services firm, is headquartered in Itasca, Illinois, has operations in 17 countries and offers client-service capabilities in over 110 countries around the world through a network of correspondent brokers and consultants.

CONTACT:  Marsha J. Akin Director - Investor Relations  630-285-3501/

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