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BLG recognized as a litigation leader at Benchmark Litigation Canada Awards

Toronto (May 6, 2022) - Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is proud to share it has been named Insurance Firm of the Year and for the second year in a row, Health Law / Medical Firm of the Year at the 2022 Benchmark Litigation Canada Awards. BLG was also awarded Impact Case of the Year for the matter, “Chelsea Jensen et al. v. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. et al.”

The Benchmark Litigation Canada Awards recognize the top litigation lawyers and firms across the country for the significance of their cases during 2021, including potential precedents set and particularly notable results. The awards are based on extensive interviews with litigators and their clients.

The Firm was also selected as one of Canada’s top litigation law firms in the latest edition of Benchmark Litigation Canada. BLG was highlighted as a “Highly Recommended Firm” across all four of the regions BLG operates in, with 62 lawyers recognized as “Litigation Stars,” 15 lawyers named “Future Stars.” Furthermore, Caitlin Sainsbury was named Competition Litigator of the Year and Robert Deane was named Arbitration Lawyer of the Year.

In addition to being named a Litigation Star, BLG’s Mathieu Piché-Messier was named as a Top 50 Trial Lawyers in Canada for the fourth consecutive year. A recognition that was featured in the recent Droit-Inc article, The Top 8 Super Litigators!

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]