Toronto (November 28, 2014) — Sixteen Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) litigators were selected for the Lexpert®/ Report on Business magazine 2014 list of Canada’s top litigators.

“Our litigators across the country continue to be recognized for their excellence within many practice areas, demonstrating that BLG has the high calibre of expertise to offer our clients advice on both transactions and litigation in a variety of industries,” said John Blair, BLG’s national group head, Commercial Litigation.

Lawyers were chosen based on the results of Lexpert®’s exhaustive annual peer review survey. Those listed below are recognized as leading lawyers in their areas of practice:

•  Robert B. Bell
•  Randall W. Block, QC
•  Christopher D. Bredt
•  Tim Buckley
•  J. Bruce Carr-Harris, LSM
•  Robert Charbonneau
•  Craig R. Chiasson
•  Robert J.C. Deane

•  James D.G. Douglas
•  Marc Duchesne
•  Frank R. Foran, QC
•  Angus M. Gunn, QC, FCIArb
•  Guy J. Pratte
•  R. Bruce Reynolds, FCIARB
•  Lenard M. Sali, QC
•  David W. Scott, OC, QC

BLG has a leading dispute resolution practice with a strong tradition of excellence in commercial and tort litigation, class actions, and arbitration. In addition to Lexpert®’s rankings, the litigation team is frequently recognized as being in the top tier by publications such as Chambers Global – The World's Leading Lawyers for Business, the Legal 500 Canada and Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada's Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys.

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
EDouganMcKenzie@blg.com
416.350.2676

Lisa Bodnar
Environics Communications Inc.
LBodnar@environicspr.com
416.969.2831

Carolyne Lord
Capital Image
CLord@capital-image.com
514.739.1188