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CARTER, LEDYARD & MILBURN ASSISTS PALL CORPORATION IN PURCHASE OF THE FILTRATION AND SEPARATIONS GROUP OF UNITED STATES FILTER CORPORATION


NEW YORK, April 24, 2002 - Carter, Ledyard & Milburn announced that it had represented Pall Corporation (NYSE: PLL) in connection with its purchase of the Filtration and Separations Group ("FSG") of United States Filter Corporation, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Vivendi Environnement, for total cash consideration of $360 million.

The Carter, Ledyard & Milburn working group for the transaction was led by corporate counsel Heywood Shelley and included corporate and antitrust partner Robert A. McTamaney, real estate partner Macculloch M. Irving, environmental partner Clifford P. Case, tax partner Howard J. Barnet, ERISA counsel Patricia Matzye and associates Sandra Marino, Austin D. Keyes, Richard T. Horne, Richard Califano, Melinda Poon, Peter Flägel. The team worked with Pall's General Counsel Gilbert P. Weiner, Assistant General Counsel Mary Ann Bartlett, and Intellectual Property Counsel Michael J. Forzano.

Pall Corporation is the global leader in the rapidly growing fields of filtration, separations and purification. Pall's business is organized around two broad markets: Life Sciences and Industrial. The Company provides leading-edge products to meet the demanding needs of customers in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, transfusion medicine, semiconductors, municipal drinking water and aerospace. Fiscal 2001 sales were over $1.2 billion. The Company is headquartered in East Hills, New York and has major operations in more than 30 countries. Further information is available at http://www.pall.com.

Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP (www.clm.com), established in 1854, has approximately 90 attorneys and has been headquartered on Wall Street since its founding. Carter Ledyard's general practice includes corporate, securities, mergers and acquisitions, broker-dealer, on-shore and off-shore hedge and other alternative investment funds, private equity, litigation, intellectual property, environmental, employment, media and technology, immigration, investment regulation, antitrust, art law, trusts and estates, maritime, ERISA, tax-exempt organizations, real estate, tax and bankruptcy. A significant part of the firm's practice involves representing overseas-based clients and their U.S. affiliates, financial institutions and other financial services providers, governmental entities and media and technology clients.

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