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AMBAC INDEMNITY GENERAL COUNSEL TO HEAD LAWYERS ALLIANCE

 AMBAC INDEMNITY GENERAL COUNSEL TO HEAD LAWYERS ALLIANCE
 NEW YORK, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- AMBAC Indemnity Corporation announced that Stephen D. Cooke, senior vice president, general counsel & secretary, has been elected chairman of the board of directors of Lawyers Alliance for New York. The 22-year-old Alliance is New York City's primary provider of free and low cost legal services to nonprofit and community development organizations, using an in-house staff and hundreds of volunteer lawyers.
 "Assisting the community in this way is one of the most relevant and rewarding things I do," said Cooke. "I look forward to working with the directors and staff of the Lawyers Alliance on continuing to provide the highest quality of legal services to our clients."
 A graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School, Cooke joined AMBAC Indemnity as vice president and assistant general counsel in 1983. He heads a 17-member legal department, which reviews municipal bond issues prior to qualification for insurance and coordinates all aspects of regulatory planning and compliance.
 "Mr. Cooke will lead Lawyers Alliance into its third decade of service and in mobilizing the legal profession to meet the needs of New York's low-income communities," an Alliance spokesperson said. Located at 99 Hudson St., the Alliance's services include the Nonprofit Law Committee, the Community Development Legal Assistance Center and Pro Bono Attorney Support Services.
 AMBAC Indemnity Corporation, a municipal bond insurance company, is the primary operating subsidiary of AMBAC Inc. (NYSE: ABK).
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