IN THE NEWS: Pullman & Comley Client Successfully Acquired

RBC Bearings Incorporated Completes the Acquisition of Precision Industrial Components LLC
June 9, 2008

Pullman & Comley represented our client, Precision Industrial Components LLC, on the acquisition of its business by RBC Bearings Incorporated (NASDAQ: ROLL), a leading international manufacturer of highly-engineered precision plain, roller and ball bearings for the industrial, defense and aerospace industries. Precision Industrial Components LLC is represented by Pullman & Comley attorney Nancy A. D. Hancock.

"We are very pleased to close our first acquisition of fiscal 2009. The addition of PIC brings us a very unique franchise offering a wide array of products to the general industrial marketplace. As the pioneer and leader in the field of precision industrial component manufacturing and design, PIC provides us with additional technology, expertise, and complementary products that will help strengthen the value we deliver to our customers,” said Dr. Michael J. Hartnett, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of RBC Bearings Incorporated.