Toronto (March 2, 2015) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that 16 of its lawyers are recognized in the Lexpert® Leading Canadian Lawyers in Global Mining guide, to be distributed at this week’s Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) conference.

“BLG has over a century of experience handling some of the most complex legal work in all aspects of the mining cycle,” said Frank Callaghan, national group head of the Corporate & Capital Markets Group at BLG. “Whether exploring for new developments or preparing a mine for closure, we have a solid team across the country that has the technical knowledge to help our clients throughout the life span of a mining project.”

The lawyers selected practise in many of BLG’s offices across Canada and in various practice areas. The publication, which was distributed as an insert in the Globe and Mail and at various global mining events including PDAC, recognized the following members of the firm as leading Canadian lawyers in global mining:

 

Commercial Real Estate

Catherine Guertin

(Montréal)

Construction, Engineering, Surety and Fidelity

Ian J. Houston

(Toronto)

Corporate Commercial

Adam Chamberlain

(Toronto)

Environmental, Municipal, Expropriation and Regulatory

David K. Camp

(Vancouver)

William K. McNaughton

(Vancouver)

Financial Services

James Mathers

(Toronto)

Securities and Capital Markets

Jeff Barnes

(Toronto)

Michael C. DeCosimo

(Toronto)

G. Eric Doherty

(Vancouver)

Fred Enns

(Montréal)

Bruce A. Lawrence

(Calgary)

Warren B. Learmonth

(Vancouver)

Paul A.D. Mingay

(Toronto)

Fred R. Pletcher

(Vancouver)

Philippe Tardif

(Toronto)

Tax

Steve Suarez

(Toronto)

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 to trademark 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 ext.249