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BLG's Katherine Cooligan Recognized As Top Female Lawyer

Regional Managing Partner Featured on the Cover of Ottawa Life Magazine

Ottawa (January 31, 2017) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that Katherine Cooligan, Regional Managing Partner of its Ottawa office, appears on the January/February 2017 cover of Ottawa Life Magazine alongside three other Ottawa-based top female lawyers. It marks the first time that Ottawa Life Magazine features a women-only cover and spotlights the legal profession on its front page.

In the article, Katherine is highlighted for the uniqueness of her role as senior leader at BLG while practicing family law, for being a mentor and role model to young lawyers, and for her impactful community involvement.

This recognition is an acknowledgement from the market of Katherine's accomplishments and dedication. She was also named one of the Top 25 People in the Capital by Ottawa Life Magazine in September 2016.

About Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

As the largest, truly full-service Canadian law firm, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) delivers practical legal advice for domestic and international clients across more practices and industries than any Canadian firm. With 800 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals, BLG serves the legal needs of businesses and institutions across Canada and beyond — from M&A and capital markets to disputes, financing, and trademark and patent registration.


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For more information, please contact:

Tamara Costa
National Director, Brand and Marketing Communications
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
[email protected]