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BLG marks a decade of the best

The Best Lawyers in Canada ® Recognizes 239 BLG Lawyers, 15 as Lawyer of the Year

Toronto (August 23, 2017) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that the firm has had more lawyers recognized in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada® than any other law firm. This marks the 10th year in a row that BLG has proudly held this position. In total, 239 BLG lawyers have been recognized by their peers in the guide, with 94 lawyers listed in more than one practice area, showcasing BLG's depth and breadth of expertise.

The 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada® also featured 15 BLG lawyers as "Lawyer of the Year" in their respective practice areas and cities, up from 10 last year:

BLG was also named Law Firm of the Year in Labour & Employment.

Best Lawyers® has published their list for over three decades, with the first international list published in 2006. Since then, it has grown to provide lists in over 65 countries. Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in Canada® list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

View a complete list of BLG lawyers recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada®.

About Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

As one of 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]