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Bedell & Forman LLP Opens Criminal Defense Practice

New York, NY, December 08, 2005 --( Bedell & Forman LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has added a new criminal defense practice headed by Molly J. Gallivan.  Ms. Gallivan joins Bedell & Forman llp after having worked as an attorney for the Legal Aid Society, Criminal Defense Division, in Brooklyn, New York.  During her tenure with the Legal Aid Society, Ms. Gallivan handled both misdemeanor and felony cases from arraignment thought trial.  She has defended clients against a variety of charges, including DWI, assault, drug possession and sale, domestic violence, grand larceny, robbery, weapon possession, and attempted murder.

Since joining the firm, Ms. Gallivan has been off to a fast start.  She has successfully resolved a domestic violence matter and is aggressively defending clients accused of assault and DWI, among other charges.

Bedell & Forman LLP provides expert counsel in the following practice areas:

· Litigation
· Business Counseling
· Criminal Defense
· Real Estate
· Estate Planning
· Immigration

About Bedell & Forman LLP

Bedell & Forman LLP is a boutique full-service law firm located on Wall Street in the heart of the New York financial district. 

Michael A. Bedell and Jamie A. Forman formed Bedell & Forman in order to combine the skills and expertise they developed during their years at larger firms with the focus and personal attention that only a small firm can offer. Bedell & Forman's attorneys have clerked for federal judges and have practiced at large international law firms, prominent mid-size Manhattan firms, and highly regarded not-for-profit agencies. The firm represents individuals, partnerships, small businesses, and Fortune 500 companies on a wide range of matters. The firm's clients face challenging issues on a daily basis, and they count on Bedell & Forman for sound advice and creative solutions. With their smart lawyers, extensive legal experience and unmatched reputation for personal service, Bedell & Forman delivers results and helps clients achieve their goals.

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