Toronto (September 30, 2016) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that the 2017 edition of Chambers Canada has recognized 86 BLG lawyers, and the firm was recognized in 38 practice areas, up from 78 lawyers and 32 practice areas in the 2016 edition.

BLG received top tier (band 1) recognition in 11 practice areas, including:

The Chambers Canada rankings are determined by a team of full-time researchers who conduct interviews with lawyers and their clients worldwide. With the help of Chambers' editors, these researchers identify and rank Canada's best lawyers, according to performance in the areas most valued by clients, including technical expertise, business acumen, prompt delivery and value for money. Law firms and lawyers are ranked in bands, with 1 being the highest ranking.

See the full list of BLG lawyers recognized in the 2017 edition of Chambers Canada.

BLG has also been recognized as a leading Canadian firm in the 2017 edition of Chambers Latin Americain the area of Projects: Mining, and BLG's Fred R. Pletcher and Erik Goldsilver were recognized for their legal work in Latin American mining projects.

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