Legg Mason Hosting Conference Call to Discuss Fiscal Second Quarter 2012 Results

- General Public Invited to Participate Via Special Access Line -

Oct 18, 2011, 11:00 ET from Legg Mason, Inc.

BALTIMORE, Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE: LM) will announce operating results for its fiscal second quarter 2012 ended September 30, 2011 on Thursday, October 27, 2011 in a press release that will be issued at approximately 7:00 a.m., EDT.  The press release will also be available on the firm's website at www.leggmason.com.

A conference call to discuss the company's results will be hosted by Mark R. Fetting, chairman and CEO of Legg Mason, Inc., at 8:30 a.m., EDT.  This call will be open to the general public.  Interested participants can access the conference call by dialing 1-877-269-7756 (or for international calls 1-201-689-7817). Please dial-in at least 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start to ensure connection.  The call will also be accessible through the firm's website at www.leggmason.com.  For those participants unable to listen to the live broadcast of the conference call, a replay will be available on the Legg Mason Web site under the Investor Relations section or by dialing 1-877-660-6853 (or for international calls 1-201-612-7415), enter account number 369 followed by conference number 379780 when prompted. Please note that the replay will be available beginning at 4:00 p.m. EDT on Thursday, October 27, 2011 and ending on November 10, 2011.  

Legg Mason, Inc. is a global asset management firm, with $612 billion in assets under management as of September 30, 2011.  The company provides active asset management in many major investment centers throughout the world. Legg Mason is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, and its common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: LM).

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