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BLG Receives Four Benchmark Canada Awards

BLG Named Firm of the Year in Three Categories and Bruce Reynolds is Construction Litigator of the Year

Toronto (February 24, 2017) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that it has been recognized at the 2017 Benchmark Canada Awards as ConstructionInsurance, and Medical/Health Firm of the Year. These awards highlight the exceptional work these groups performed for their clients throughout 2016.

Benchmark also honoured Bruce Reynolds, FCIArb., as Construction Litigator of the Year. He is the Chair of BLG'sInternational Construction Projects group and recently acted as Counsel for the Ontario Government to conduct an independent expert review of the Ontario Construction Lien Act.

The Benchmark Canada Awards recognize the top litigation lawyers and firms across the country for the significance of their cases during 2016, including potential precedents set and particularly notable results. The awards are based on extensive interviews with litigators and their clients. The fifth annual awards ceremony was held yesterday evening in Toronto.

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 over 725 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 & patent registration.

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For more information, please contact:

Tamara Costa
National Director, Marketing and Communications
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
TCosta@blg.com
416.350.2642