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BLG Named A Greater Toronto Top Employer

The firm has been selected as a leading employer in the GTA by Mediacorp Canada Inc.

Toronto (December 7, 2018) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) has been selected one of Greater Toronto’s Top Employers. This coveted award is part of Canada’s Top 100 Employers competition. The minimum scores needed to secure a place as a GTA winner are among the highest in the nation.

BLG’s commitment to providing progressive, employee-friendly programs, work-life flexibility, career progression goals and a positive and open culture were key attributes to the firm’s inclusion in this year’s list.

"We are thrilled with this recognition," said Phil Donnelly, Chief Talent Officer at BLG. "A winning workplace does not happen by chance, recruiting and retaining diverse top talent, building and maintaining an engaged workforce, progressive talent development programs and open communication all contribute to a great place to work."

Now in its 13th year, the award recognizes employers based on the following criteria: (1) physical workplace; (2) work atmosphere and social; (3) health, financial and family benefits; (4) vacation and time-off; (5) employee communications; (6) performance management; (7) training and skills development; and (8) community involvement.

Greater Toronto’s Top Employers is published by Mediacorp Canada Inc., the country’s largest publisher of employment periodicals, directories and guides. This annual award is organized by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers. For more information, see www.canadastop100.com/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 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]