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BLG welcomes new counsel to the Infrastructure Group

Toronto (March 2, 2022) – Borden Ladner Gervais (BLG) welcomes Christine Ferguson as Counsel in the firm’s Infrastructure, Project Finance and Corporate & Capital Markets Groups. She will be based in the Toronto office.

Christine is a notable transactional lawyer with multi-jurisdictional legal and commercial experience in infrastructure, public and private M&A, debt and equity capital raisings, strategic acquisitions, and business integration. She also regularly advises project developers on the commercial and financial aspects of public-private partnerships.

“We are proud to welcome Christine to BLG. Christine brings her broad experience to our Infrastructure and Project Finance Groups,” said Prema Thiele, National Group Head, Corporate & Capital Markets. “She is well-known and valued by clients for her balanced approach to risk issues, and we look forward to our clients having the benefit of Christine’s expertise.”

Prior to joining BLG, Christine was counsel to a national Canadian law firm, and before that served as counsel for the Canadian project finance arm of a global construction company and as counsel to the corporate finance division of an international investment bank.

BLG’s Infrastructure Group is one of the largest and most experienced in Canada. It is ranked as the top-rated infrastructure law firm in Canada in the 2022 ReNew rankings. We are uniquely positioned to successfully execute and close infrastructure projects of any size and nature. No matter the project’s location, sponsors or financiers, we work with developers, financiers, governments, government agencies and not-for-profit public owners to ensure optimal results.

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
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416.350.2642