Toronto (October 17, 2017) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that the 2018 edition of IFLR1000 — The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms has recognized the Firm in seven practice areas. Furthermore, the guide ranked 34 BLG lawyers, 17 as highly regarded in their respective fields and 17 as rising stars.

BLG is recognized by IFLR1000 2018 in the following practice areas:

The BLG lawyers included in the 2018 edition of IFLR1000 are:

Highly regarded:

Rising Stars:

About IFLR1000

IFLR1000, which is distributed annually by Euromoney, provides key analyses of some of the world's leading financial markets and global law firms for corporate finance. The publication reviews submissions of the top matters of participating law firms, along with interviews of the firm's leading lawyers and interviews with client referees, to choose firms for inclusion.

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 700 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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