Toronto (March 10, 2015) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is proud to recognize eight of its litigators who were highlighted as “new stars” in the 2015 edition of Benchmark Canada – The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys.

The eight BLG litigators added to Benchmark Canada’s roster of stars are:

  • Angus Gunn, QC, FCIArb. – New Litigation Star in British Columbia
  • Robert Love – New Litigation Star in Ontario
  • Kevin A. McGivney – New Litigation Star in Ontario
  • Jamie Mills – New Litigation Star in Ontario
  • Cheryl Woodin – Promoted to Litigation Star in Ontario
  • Nadia Effendi – New Future Star in Ontario
  • Laura Paglia – New Future Star in Ontario
  • Tommy Tremblay – New Future Star in Québec

“To ensure we continue to provide the most strategic counsel to our clients in all disputes, we are committed to developing our young litigators and cultivating the talent of our team across the country to best serve our clients,” says Cindy Clarke, national group head of BLG’s Specialized Litigation Group.

John Blair, national group head of BLG’s Commercial Litigation Group, adds, “The addition of eight lawyers to our firm’s profile in Benchmark Canada speaks volumes to the experience and expertise of our litigators and our reputation as a litigation leader in the country.”

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