Toronto (October 31, 2014) — In the 2014 Lexpert® Special Edition on Energy which appeared in the recent Globe and Mail's Report on Business magazine, 21 BLG partners across various practice areas were chosen for inclusion.

The annual publication profiles the top Canadian lawyers in the oil and gas, electricity, alternative and nuclear energy sectors.

We congratulate the following BLG lawyers on being included among the leading lawyers in this area:

• Bruce A. Lawrence
• Sean A. Muggah
• Deborah H. Overholt
• Guy J. Pratte
• Jeffrey A. Read
• J. Mark Rodger
• Robert R. Shouldice
• Peter C.P. Thompson, Q.C.
• Rick L. Williams
• Hugh D. Williamson

BLG’s Energy Group has experience advising  oil and gas companies, provincial and federally regulated pipeline companies,  government-owned electric utilities, energy producers, major petrochemical companies and service companies that support the sector, in a full range of applications and proceedings.

The group advises and represents clients before all levels of courts, provincial and federal government agencies; and local provincial, federal and international tribunals. We offer a range of experience, which includes transaction experience, litigation skills and an understanding of varying regulatory regimes. In addition, our Energy Group participates in government task forces and other initiatives designed to address the regulatory relationship between government and industry. We can also assist you with a variety of general business and energy-sector related investments, in Canada and internationally.

About Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is a leading full-service, national law firm focusing on business law, commercial litigation and arbitration, 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: 

Eusis Dougan-McKenzie
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

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Environics Communications Inc.

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