Toronto (October 2, 2013) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) has been named the law firm with the largest number of lawyers in Canada for 2013 in The American Lawyer’s Global 100 list. The publication reports annually on the top legal entities worldwide according to gross revenue, profits per partner and headcount.

“BLG’s recognition in the Global 100 rankings as Canada’s largest law firm speaks to the breadth and depth of our expertise, but of greatest importance, the confidence our clients have in us,” said Sean Weir, National Managing Partner and CEO. “Our significant presence across Canada provides us with the capacity to deliver top tier service in practice areas that are important to our clients.”

Published annually, The American Lawyer’s Global 100 list is a highly regarded guide to the world’s pre-eminent legal entities. Relied on by lawyers and in house counsel worldwide, rankings are determined through a survey of law firms globally.

About Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is a pre-eminent full-service, national law firm focusing on business law, commercial litigation and intellectual property solutions for our clients. With more than 750 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals in six Canadian cities, BLG assists clients with their legal needs, from major litigation to financing and patent registration.

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For more information or to arrange an interview, please contact:

Amanda McWhirter
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
amcwhirter@blg.com
416.350.2676