Toronto (October 8, 2013)IFLR 1000: The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms has recognized seven Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) professionals as leading lawyers and six areas of practice in its 2014 annual publication. The International Financial Law Review's annual guide provides an analysis of the leading law firms for corporate finance worldwide.

"We are extremely pleased with our rankings in the IFLR 1000," said Sean Weir, national managing partner and CEO. "As the IFLR 1000 incorporates client feedback into their research process, our rankings are a reflection of the Firm's commitment to the service of our clients. Our leading lawyers acknowledged help our clients meet their challenges through a solid understanding of their core businesses and the provision of creative solutions and long-term value."

BLG is ranked by IFLR 1000 in these areas:

  • Banking
  • Capital Markets
  • Financial Services Regulatory
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Project Finance
  • Restructuring and Insolvency

BLG lawyers ranked by IFLR 1000:

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