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BLG lawyers highlighted as leaders in cross-border corporate law

Lexpert® Recognizes 19 BLG Lawyers for Cross-Border Expertise

Toronto (June 21, 2017) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that 19 of its lawyers have been recognized in the 2017 edition of the Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada. The guide highlighted 16 BLG lawyers as leaders in their fields, and Pascal de Guise, Joel B. Jones and Graeme D. Martindale were named a "Corporate Lawyer to Watch".

The following BLG lawyers were recognized as leaders in cross-border corporate law:

In addition to the individuals recognized, Blair Rebane was featured in the story "Cross-border Franchising", and Linda L. Bertoldi and Shane Freitag appeared in the story "Framework of Opportunity".

BLG's US Group provides advice and counsel on Canadian law to thousands of US businesses that are directly or indirectly active in Canada, and provides introductions and/or referrals to our network of US law firms to assist Canadian companies doing business in the United States.

The Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada recognizes Lexpert® ranked lawyers whose focus is in cross-border corporate law and transactions. The guide is distributed to 15,000 US senior in-house counsel and 10,000 lawyers in major US markets.

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 & patent registration.

 

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For more information, please contact:

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