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Quarles & Brady Sponsors National Airing of MLK TV Special

MILWAUKEE, WIS. - The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP is sponsoring a public service announcement (PSA) for the national TV Special, "MLK: The Making of a Holiday" which will air in over 50 markets this weekend, January 19-21, 2013.

"MLK: The Making of a Holiday" is an inspiring program highlighting the political process and popular movement behind the establishment of a National Holiday to honor Dr. King. Award-winning actors LeVar Burton and Marla Gibbs host the program. It features interviews with the late Coretta Scott-King and Senator Ted Kennedy, as well as the author of the bill, Cong. John Conyers. Legendary musical artist Stevie Wonder performs his iconic "Happy Birthday" song, that popularized the legislative effort. The program was updated to include testimonials from contemporary celebrities, musicians and artists that comment on the legacy of Dr. King. It concludes with exclusive footage of the unveiling of the new national King Memorial with President Obama's thoughts on Dr. King's impact on America.

Program Times in Quarles & Brady Cities:
January 19: 1:00 p.m. in Chicago on WMAQ - NBC 5
January 20: 11:05 p.m. in Chicago on WMAQ - NBC 5
January 20: 4:00 p.m. in Tampa on WTOG
January 20: 5:00 p.m. in Washington, D.C. on WRC-TV
January 21: 8:00 a.m. in Milwaukee on WCGV
January 21: 7:00 p.m. in Washington D.C. on WHUT

About Quarles & Brady LLP
Quarles & Brady LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 400 attorneys practicing from offices in Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz.; Naples and Tampa, Fla.; Chicago, Ill; Madison and Milwaukee, Wis.; Washington, D.C.; and Shanghai, China. The firm provides an array of legal services to corporate and individual clients, which range from small entrepreneurial businesses to Fortune 100 companies. Additional information about the firm may be found at www.quarles.com, and on TwitterLinkedIn and Facebook.