Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. (“GDO”) Announces Distributions for the Months of March, April

  Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. (“GDO”)
  Announces Distributions for the Months of March, April and May 2013

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- February 19, 2013

Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. (NYSE: GDO) today
announced monthly distributions of $0.1200 per common share for March, April
and May 2013.

The distribution schedule appears below:

Month  Ex-Date     Record Date  Payable Date  Amount   Type
March   03/13/2013   03/15/2013    03/22/2013     $0.1200   Income
April   04/17/2013   04/19/2013    04/26/2013     $0.1200   Income
May     05/22/2013   05/24/2013    05/31/2013     $0.1200   Income

This press release is not for tax reporting purposes but is being provided to
announce the amount of the Fund’s distributions that have been declared by the
Board of Directors. In early 2014, after definitive information is available,
the Fund will send shareholders a Form 1099-DIV, if applicable, specifying how
the distributions paid by the Fund during the prior calendar year should be
characterized for purposes of reporting the distributions on a shareholder’s
tax return (e.g., ordinary income, long-term capital gain or return of
capital).

Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. is a
non-diversified, limited-term, closed-end management investment company that
is managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary
of Legg Mason, Inc. It is sub-advised by Western Asset Management Company
(“WAMCo”) and certain of WAMCo’s foreign-based affiliates; WAMCo and its
affiliates are also affiliates of the investment manager.

Contact the Fund at 1-888-777-0102 for additional information, or consult the
Fund’s web site at www.lmcef.com.

Data and commentary provided in this press release are for informational
purposes only. Legg Mason and its affiliates do not engage in selling shares
of the Fund.

Contact:

Western Asset Global Corporate Defined Opportunity Fund Inc.
Maria Rosati, 212-805-6036
mrosati@leggmason.com
 
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