Pre-Paid Legal Services, Inc. Announces Nomination of New Board Member

    ADA, Okla., March 8 /CNW/ -- Pre-Paid Legal Services, Inc. (NYSE:   PPD),
today announced that Duke R. Ligon has been nominated for election to our
Board of Directors and as a member of the Board's Nominating and Compensation
Committees.  Ligon's election is subject to the approval by our shareholders
on May 16, 2007 at our annual shareholders' meeting, but such approval is
    Ligon, 65, recently retired as senior vice president and general counsel
for Devon Energy Corporation, brings more than 35 years of legal expertise in
corporate securities, litigation, governmental affairs and mergers and
acquisitions and is currently serving as executive director of the Love's
Entrepreneurial Center at Oklahoma City University as well as strategic
advisor to the Oklahoma based Love's Travel Stores.  Prior to joining Devon in
1997, he practiced law for 12 years and last served as a partner at the law
firm of Mayer, Brown & Platt in New York City.  In addition, he was senior
vice president and managing director for investment banking at Bankers Trust
Co. in New York City for 10 years.  Ligon received an undergraduate degree in
chemistry from Westminster College and a law degree from the University of
Texas School of Law.

    About Us
    We believe our products are one of a kind, life events legal service
plans.  Our plans provide for legal service benefits provided through a
network of more than 50 independent law firms across the U.S. and Canada, and
include unlimited attorney consultation, will preparation, traffic violation
defense, automobile-related criminal charges defense, letter writing, document
preparation and review and a general trial defense benefit.  We have an
identity theft restoration product we think is also one of a kind due to the
combination of our identity theft restoration partner and our provider law
firms.  More information about us and our products can be found at our
homepage at

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For further information: Steve Williamson of Pre-Paid Legal Services, 
Inc., +1-580-436-1234 Web Site:

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