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BLG congratulates winners of the 2018 CGCA

Toronto (June 12, 2018) – BLG congratulates the winners of the Canadian General Counsel Awards Gala which was held last night in Toronto. The Firm is proud to be a long-time sponsor of the BLG Stephen Sigurdson Lifetime Achievement Award, which was awarded to Monique Mercier of Telus Corporation for her exceptional career.

These leaders in their respective field have demonstrated outstanding legal skills, astute business acumen and superior professionalism:

  • Business Achievement – Julie Shin, Toronto Stock Exchange
  • Osler Purdy Crawford Deal Making – Tara Rosenblatt, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board
  • Litigation Management – Tracy Wynne, Canadian Pacific Railway Company
  • Mid-Market Excellence – Josiane Turcotte, Novacap
  • Environmental, Social and Governance – John D. Coyne, Unilever Canada Inc.
  • Tomorrow’s Leader – Shelley Babin, Ontario Power Generation Inc. and Daniel Holden, Nestlé Canada Inc.
  • Canadian General Counsel of the Year – Kenneth J. Fredeen, Deloitte LLP

The Canadian General Counsel Awards, hosted by the National Post and ZSA Legal Recruitment, recognizes excellence in the In-House Counsel community.

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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Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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