Ottawa (January 31, 2017) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that Katherine Cooligan, Regional Managing Partner of its Ottawa office, appears on the January/February 2017 cover of Ottawa Life Magazine alongside three other Ottawa-based top female lawyers. It marks the first time that Ottawa Life Magazine features a women-only cover and spotlights the legal profession on its front page.

In the article, Katherine is highlighted for the uniqueness of her role as senior leader at BLG while practicing family law, for being a mentor and role model to young lawyers, and for her impactful community involvement.

This recognition is an acknowledgement from the market of Katherine's accomplishments and dedication. She was also named one of the Top 25 People in the Capital by Ottawa Life Magazine in September 2016.

About Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is a leading, national, full-service Canadian law firm focusing on business law, commercial litigation and arbitration, and intellectual property solutions for our clients. BLG is one of the country’s largest law firms with more than 725 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals in five cities across Canada. We assist clients with their legal needs, from major litigation to financing to trademark and patent registration.

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Stéphanie Alison Berthiaume
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP