Toronto (December 4, 2017) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP ("BLG") is pleased to announce that the 2018 edition of The Legal 500 Canada has recognized the firm in 27 practice areas, up from 24 in 2017. In addition, 13 BLG lawyers were named as "leading lawyers" in their respective practice areas.

BLG was recognized in the top tier in four practice areas:

For 30 years, The Legal 500 has been analyzing the capabilities of law firms around the world with a comprehensive research program revised and updated every year to bring the most up-to-date vision of the global legal market. The Legal 500 Canada’s rankings are based on the results of research that includes written submissions from the law firms ranked, as well as interviews and feedback from clients.

View the complete list of BLG lawyers and practice areas recognized by The Legal 500 Canada.

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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