Toronto (May 12, 2017) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that 199 BLG lawyers have been recognized in the 2017 edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. BLG had more lawyers recognized in the guide this year than any other firm.

In addition, BLG was "Most Frequently Recommended", the highest level of recognition, in 10 practice areas , up from 9 in 2016, and was ranked in 53 areas of law, demonstrating the Firm's continuing commitment to client service and the diversity of expertise across the Firm.

Published since 1997, The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory includes profiles of leading practitioners across Canada in more than 60 practice areas and leading law firms in more than 40 practice areas. Results are based on an extensive annual survey of lawyers and corporate counsel in Canada.

View the complete list of BLG lawyers recognized by Lexpert®.

About Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP 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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