Toronto (December 30, 2014) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, (BLG) is pleased to announce that it has been ranked among the leading law firms for the second year in The Legal 500 Canada 2015.

The publication, which was recently released, positioned BLG as a top-tier performer in 4 categories, with the firm securing 17 practice area rankings overall. 13 BLG lawyers were also named to the publication's list of leading legal professionals. 

"Our excellent performance for a second year in this publication confirms BLG's reputation for competency and strong presence on the Canadian legal landscape," said Sean Weir, the firm's national managing partner and CEO. "I commend all of our lawyers included in the publication on their incomparable legal expertise, commitment to our clients and their hard work."

BLG Recommended as a Top-Tier Firm in the Following Areas:

Dispute Resolution: Alberta
Dispute Resolution: British Columbia
Energy-Power
Public Procurement

BLG Lawyers Recognized as Leading Lawyers:

Kenneth S. Atlas
Linda L. Bertoldi
Robert Bonhomme
Randall W. Block, Q.C.
Matthew L.O. Certosimo, C.S.
Frank R. Foran, QC
Morton G. Gross
Patrick T. McCarthy, QC
Guy J. Pratte
J. Mark Rodger
Gerry Stobo
Greg Tereposky
David Scott, OC, QC

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 with lawyers 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 the country's largest law firm with more than 750 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals in five cities across Canada. We assist 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