GCG Named Best Claims Administrator by the New York Law Journal

Sep 12, 2011, 10:00 ET from Garden City Group, Inc. (GCG)

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Sept. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, The Garden City Group, Inc. (GCG), one of the largest claims administration firms in the country, has been voted the Best Claims Administrator, Litigation Support category, in the New York Law Journal's "Best Vendors of 2011" edition.

"GCG strives to exceed the needs of our clients and places an importance on high quality, expert services and cost-effectiveness," says David Isaac, chief executive officer, GCG. "I am honored that GCG has once again been recognized with this ranking. We are very proud of this award, but we are even more proud of our dedicated and professional associates who serve our clients with distinction every day."

In its Second Annual New York Law Journal Rankings, the prestigious legal journal polled lawyers and other legal professionals to determine the best vendors in numerous categories. More than 4,200 votes were received, nearly twice that of last year.

"Once again we thank our clients and the legal community for their continued support. Their vote of confidence in our expertise and results is greatly appreciated," says Neil Zola, president and chief operating officer, GCG. "Winning this award in back-to-back years is further evidence of our top-notch quality and performance that has made us the trusted choice for law firms and corporations for nearly three decades."

About The Garden City Group, Inc. (GCG)

GCG is the recognized leader in legal administration services for class action settlements and other claims administration, bankruptcy cases and legal noticing programs, with more than 1,000 employees in offices coast-to-coast. The firm has been engaged in many high-profile distribution matters, including the General Motors bankruptcy, the $6.05 billion WorldCom settlement, the $3.5 billion Visa/MasterMoney Antitrust settlement, the $3.4 billion Native American Trust Settlement and the $20 billion Gulf Coast Claims Facility.

About Crawford

Based in Atlanta, Ga., Crawford & Company (www.crawfordandcompany.com) is the world's largest independent provider of claims management solutions to the risk management and insurance industry as well as self-insured entities, with an expansive global network serving clients in more than 70 countries. The Crawford System of Claims Solutions(SM) offers comprehensive, integrated claims services, business process outsourcing and consulting services for major product lines including property and casualty claims management, workers compensation claims and medical management, and legal settlement administration. The Company's shares are traded on the NYSE under the symbols CRDA and CRDB.

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