Toronto (January 6, 2015) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that 28 of its lawyers have been recognized as leading Canadian professionals in The 2016 Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada.

The guide identifies the most frequently recommended lawyers across Canada in 39 practice areas and is a resource of choice for American and Canadian in-house counsel and law firms.

BLG lawyers who are recognized as leading lawyers in Canada in the 2016 guide include:

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 one of the country's largest law firms with more than 725 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:

Stéphanie Alison Berthiaume
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
SBerthiaume@blg.com
514.954.2531

Talha Wasti
Environics Communications Inc.
TWasti@environicspr.com
416.969.2658

Alida Alepian
Capital Image
AAlepian@capital-image.com
514.739.1188 ext.239