September 22, 2008

Legacy Reserves LP to Participate At the 17th Annual Herold Pacesetters Energy Conference

MIDLAND, Texas, Sept. 22, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Legacy Reserves LP ("Legacy") (Nasdaq:LGCY), today announced that Cary D. Brown, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will be participating at the 17th Annual J.S. Herold Pacesetters Energy Conference to be held at the Hyatt Regency in Greenwich, Connecticut, on September 22-25, 2008. Mr. Brown's panel is scheduled for Wednesday, September 24, at 3:00 p.m. ET. A copy of the presentation will be posted on Legacy's website on September 24, 2008 under

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