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THE HONORABLE MARSHA J. PECHMAN

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT

WESTERN DISTRICT OF WASHINGTON

AT SEATTLE





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DORAL BANK PUERTO RICO, on Behalf of
Itself and All Others Similarly Situated,

Plaintiff,

vs.

WASHINGTON MUTUAL ASSET
ACCEPTANCE CORPORATION, et al.,

Defendants.








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No. 2:09-cv-01557-MJP

CLASS ACTION

DECLARATION OF DOUGLAS C.
MCDERMOTT IN SUPPORT OF GREATER
PENNSYLVANIA CARPENTERS PENSION
FUND’S MOTION FOR APPOINTMENT OF
LEAD PLAINTIFF AND APPROVAL OF
SELECTION OF COUNSEL

NOTE ON MOTION CALENDAR:
MARCH 12, 2010

ORAL ARGUMENT REQUESTED

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DECL OF DOUGLAS C. MCDERMOTT IN
SUPPORT OF GREATER PENNS CARPENTERS
PENSION FUND’S MOT FOR APPT OF LEAD
PLTFF AND APPROVAL OF SELECTION OF
COUNSEL (2:09-cv-01557-MJP)





McDERMOTT NEWMAN, PLLC

1001 Fourth Avenue, Suite 3200, Seattle, WA 98154

Telephone: 206/684-9463 • Fax: 206/749-9467



I, DOUGLAS C. McDERMOTT, declare under penalty of perjury that the following is true

and correct:

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I am a member of the law firm McDermott Newman, PLLC, counsel for Greater

Pennsylvania Carpenters Pension Fund (“Movant” or “Greater Pennsylvania”) and proposed local

counsel for the class. I am competent to testify and base this declaration on personal knowledge and

the records of my firm. I submit this declaration in support of Greater Pennsylvania Carpenters

Pension Fund’s Motion for Appointment as Lead Plaintiff, and Approval of Selection of Counsel.

Attached are true and correct copies of the following exhibits:

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Exhibit A: Notice of Pendency of Class Action published on Business Wire, a national

business-oriented wire service, dated December 24, 2010;


Exhibit B: Movant’s Sworn Certification;

Exhibit C: Frayser White, FBI Subprime Probe may Reach Wall Street, SNL Bank





Exhibit D: Matthias Rieker, In Brief: Countrywide Exec Named Doral Treasurer,

and Thrift Daily, Apr. 21, 2008;


American Banker, Sept. 11, 2006; and


Exhibit E: Firm résumé of Coughlin Stoia Geller Rudman & Robbins.



I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the State of Washington that the

foregoing is true and correct. Executed this 22nd day of February 2010, at Seattle, Washington.

s/ DOUGLAS C. McDERMOTT
DOUGLAS C. McDERMOTT




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DECL OF DOUGLAS C. MCDERMOTT IN
SUPPORT OF GREATER PENNS CARPENTERS
PENSION FUND’S MOT FOR APPT OF LEAD
PLTFF AND APPROVAL OF LEAD PLTFF’S
SELECTION OF COUNSEL (2:09-cv-01557-MJP)



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McDERMOTT NEWMAN, PLLC

1001 Fourth Avenue, Suite 3200, Seattle, WA 98154

Telephone: 206/684-9463 • Fax: 206/749-9467



CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE

I hereby certify that on February 22, 2010, I electronically filed the foregoing with the Clerk

of the Court using the CM/ECF system which will send notification of such filing to the e-mail

addresses denoted on the attached Electronic Mail Notice List, and I hereby certify that I have

mailed the foregoing document or paper via the United States Postal Service to the non-CM/ECF

participants indicated on the attached Manual Notice List.

I certify under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States of America that the

foregoing is true and correct. Executed on February 22, 2010.










s/ DOUGLAS C. McDERMOTT
DOUGLAS C. McDERMOTT

McDERMOTT NEWMAN, PLLC
DOUGLAS C. McDERMOTT
1001 Fourth Avenue, Suite 3200
Seattle, WA 98154
Telephone: 206/684-9463
206/749-9467 (fax)
E-mail: [email protected]

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DECL OF DOUGLAS C. MCDERMOTT IN
SUPPORT OF GREATER PENNS CARPENTERS
PENSION FUND’S MOT FOR APPT OF LEAD
PLTFF AND APPROVAL OF LEAD PLTFF’S
SELECTION OF COUNSEL (2:09-cv-01557-MJP)





McDERMOTT NEWMAN, PLLC

1001 Fourth Avenue, Suite 3200, Seattle, WA 98154

Telephone: 206/684-9463 • Fax: 206/749-9467

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