5 June 2007 - Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw LLP's London corporate group is advising The Capital Pub Company PLC (the "Company") in connection with the admission of its entire issued ordinary share capital to trading on AIM.

The Company's entire issued ordinary share capital was admitted to trading on AIM via an introduction effective on 4 June 2007.  Through its admission to AIM the Company intends to raise its public profile, facilitate access to development capital should the need arise in the future and provide a market for its shareholders.  It is anticipated that following admission the Company will have a market capitalisation of approximately £32.3 million.

The Company owns and operates an estate of predominantly freehold, free-of-tie, managed pubs in Greater London and its current portfolio comprises 23 unbranded free houses.

The Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw team was led by corporate partner Kate Ball-Dodd assisted by Michelle Wyatt, Elaine Thornton and Amandeep Kharaud. Partner Andrew Stanger advised on the employee share incentives aspects with partner Christopher Fisher, assisted by Joseph Lampo, advising on employment matters.

For further information:
Kate Ball Dodd

Partner, London
+44 (0)20 7782 8611

Charlotte Ward
PR Manager, London
+44 20 7782 8547