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BLG Adds New Counsel to its Leading Labour & Employment Group

Toronto (December 10, 2019) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to welcome Laura Mensch as Counsel in its leading Labour & Employment Group. Based in BLG's Calgary office, Laura brings extensive experience in all aspects of management-side labour and employment matters.

"Laura has a deep knowledge of issues relating to labour, employment, occupational health and safety and human rights law," said Cindy Clarke, National Group Head, Specialized Litigation at BLG. "In addition to having experience before all levels of court in Alberta, she understands the various challenges employers are facing. Our clients will benefit from her practical and business-oriented solutions."

Laura holds a LL.B. from the University of Calgary and an M.P.A. (Master of Public Administration) from Queen's University. She was called to the Alberta Bar in 1999. She is also actively involved in professional associations and has been a guest speaker at numerous industry events and client seminars.

BLG's Labour & Employment Group delivers practical solutions for federally- or provincially-regulated, unionized or non-unionized employers and helps them establish an effective, respectful and legally compliant workplace.

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