Page ContentAt BLG, It Begins With Service.Our approach to professional and service excellence is based upon personal standards of absolute integrity, unfailing mutual respect and dedication in all that we do for our clients. Maintaining a diverse team is a core value at BLG and we draw upon the strengths of knowledgeable and skilled individuals who represent a variety of viewpoints, experiences, and backgrounds.We are an integrated national firm that provides a broad range of legal solutions to our clients. We have more than 700 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal, with some of the best, most experienced and successful legal minds in Canada.Backed by the talent, long-term commitment and support of our staff in all offices, the BLG team is committed to understanding and meeting the needs of our clients. About ExcellenceAt BLG we recognize the importance to our clients of the delivery of timely, innovative and relevant advice. As part of our commitment to our clients, the firm has established two codes - the Code of Professional Excellence and the Code of Service Excellence - which articulate how we meet our clients' needs. Thought LeadershipAnticipate issues, proactively develop and share strategic and practical thinking and effective solutions in a constantly changing regulatory and business environment.KnowledgeBuild, manage and share our specialized knowledge and broad expertise.CollaborationWork together to make the best possible use of our collective resources to provide effective and efficient solutions to even the most complex problems.InnovationImprove our practices and implement better ways to solve problems. Use technology and procedures to improve quality, speed, accuracy and efficiency.Highest StandardsEmbody the highest standards of competence, professionalism and integrity, to perform at the highest level.ContributionGive back to the law, legal education and our professions. Make every community with which we interact better for our being part of it. CommitmentDeliver an exceptional level of focus and commitment to you, your legal solutions and the success of your organization. Our constant commitment to help you is what we believe will lead to the results you expect.UnderstandingHave an in-depth understanding of you, your team, your industry and your business in order to be fully prepared to offer practical advice and legal solutions that meet and surpass your expectations.ResponsivenessBe accessible, available and responsive to you and your needs with an appropriate sense of urgency.CommunicationCommunicate proactively and regularly, speak in plain language, keep you informed of emerging issues, provide you with thought leadership and listen with an analytical and open mind.ValueDeliver value by working to meet and exceed expected results on time and on budget, avoiding unnecessary costs, charging reasonable fees, being flexible and innovative and finding ways to save time without compromising quality.ResultsHelp you to achieve your desired results and objectives with quality, practicality and integrity.