Lake Success, N.Y. (Nov. 14, 2012) –The Garden City Group, Inc. (GCG), a leader in class action and bankruptcy administration, has been recognized by many eminent industry awards over the last six months by legal professionals.
GCG was named Best Claims Administrator by the New York Law Journal in its “Best Vendors of 2012” edition for the third year in a row. In the annual New York Law Journal rankings, attorneys and other legal professionals were polled to determine the best vendors in more than 60 categories containing more than 365 eligible firms. This year, more than 6,800 readers cast votes for their preferred vendors, surpassing last year’s total by more than 50 percent.
In addition to being voted Best Claims Administrator, GCG was recently awarded first place in Claims Administration in The Legal Intelligencer’s “Best of” Reader Survey. Attorneys in Philadelphia, Southern New Jersey and Delaware cast their votes and chose GCG as the best. GCG was also recognized by San Francisco-based legal publication The Recorder as a Best Class Action Administration Provider for the second consecutive year.
“We are pleased to be recognized by these awards for our dedication and expertise,” said David Isaac, chief executive officer, GCG. “GCG strives to provide the highest quality services available to our clients, and we will continuously strive to bring innovative solutions and incomparable results.”
GCG’s quality and performance has made the Company a trusted choice for corporations and law firms for three decades. Boasting state-of-the-art facilities and more than 1,000 professionals nationwide, GCG has the expertise and resources to handle cases of any size and complexity. As a leader in class action and bankruptcy administration, GCG delivers exceptional results, while providing unparalleled client service.

About The Garden City Group, Inc. (GCG)

GCG (www.gcginc.com) is the recognized leader in legal administration services for class action settlements and other claims administration, bankruptcy cases and legal noticing programs, with employees in offices coast-to-coast. GCG has been named Best Claims Administrator by the New York Law Journal for three years in a row. The firm has been engaged in many high-profile distribution matters, including the General Motors bankruptcy, the $6.15 billion WorldCom settlement, the $3.05 billion VisaCheck/MasterMoney Antitrust settlement, the $3.4 billion Indian Trust Settlement and the $20 billion Gulf Coast Claims Facility.

About Crawford

Based in Atlanta, Ga., Crawford & Company (www.crawfordandcompany.com) is the world’s largest independent provider of claims management solutions to the risk management and insurance industry as well as self-insured entities, with an expansive global network serving clients in more than 70 countries. The Crawford System of Claims SolutionsSM offers comprehensive, integrated claims services, business process outsourcing and consulting services for major product lines
including property and casualty claims management, workers compensation claims and medical management, and legal settlement administration. The Company’s shares are traded on the NYSE under the symbols CRDA and CRDB.