Toronto (October 20, 2016) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that the firm's Investment Management Group has been named the Top Canadian Law Firm at the ninth annual Canadian Hedge Fund Awards. This is the third year in succession that BLG's Investment Management Group has won this award.

The Canadian Hedge Fund Awards help investors identify the most exceptional hedge funds of the year, recognizing winners in four categories as well as the Overall Best 2016 Canadian Hedge Fund. Additional awards, based on nominations, recognize top service providers to the industry. BLG was nominated by participating Canadian hedge fund managers who recommended the firm as one of the most valuable service providers. These awards are based on the votes of 100 Canadian hedge fund managers who were asked to vote on their most valuable services suppliers.

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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Stéphanie Alison Berthiaume
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP