Oceanic Research and Recovery Engages New Law Firm

Oct 27, 2010, 12:45 ET from Oceanic Research and Recovery Inc.

PEORIA, Ill., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceanic Research and Recovery Inc. (Pink Sheets: ORRV), a marine salvage and exploration company, today announced that it has signed a letter of engagement with W. Scott Lawler, an SEC attorney based in San Diego, California.

"Though the release of corporate news has been fairly quiet recently, please be advised that the Company has been hard at work building a foundation for tremendous growth on several fronts. We are growing in new markets and have acquired strategic contracts and partnerships that we will be announcing to our shareholders over the coming weeks. We are pleased to have competent legal counsel on board. Mr. Lawler's knowledge and experience will be of enormous benefit in many keys areas of our upcoming activities," said Scott Heimdal, CEO of ORRV.

About Oceanic Research and Recovery Inc.

Oceanic Research and Recovery Inc. (OTC: ORRV) is engaged in the exploration of shipwrecks and has multiple shipwreck projects in various stages of development around the world.

For more information on ORRV please visit www.orrvweb.com.

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For additional information or to facilitate interviews, please contact:

Terry L. Towery

ORRV Communications Director



Peter Tobia

ORRV Investor Relations



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