LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 23, 2006--City NationalCorporation (NYSE:CYN) will present a live audio Webcast of ChiefFinancial Officer Christopher J. Carey's presentation to the KBWRegional Bank Conference on Thursday, March 2, at 2:10 p.m. (Easterntime).

Investors can access this Webcast at the following address:http://www.kbw.com/news/conference_regional.html

The Webcast will be available for replay, starting within 24 hoursof the live presentation, through the home page of City National'sWebsite at cnb.com.

About City National

City National Corporation is a financial services company with$14.6 billion in total assets. Its wholly owned subsidiary, CityNational Bank, is California's Premier Private and Business Bank(R).The bank provides banking, investment, and trust services through 55offices, including 12 full-service regional centers, in SouthernCalifornia, the San Francisco Bay Area and New York City. CityNational and its affiliates manage or administer approximately $39.6billion in client trust and investment assets, including more than$19.3 billion under direct management.

For more information about City National, visit the company'sWebsite at cnb.com.

CONTACT: City National Corporation
Christopher J. Carey, 310-888-6777 (Investors)
Cary Walker, 213-833-4715 (Media)
SOURCE: City National Corporation