Toronto (November 9, 2018) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) partner Caitlin Sainsbury, has been named among the 2018 Lexpert® Rising Stars.

Cait, a partner in the firm’s Commercial Litigation group, is an experienced litigator with a broad dispute resolution practice. She frequently represents clients in complex commercial disputes, capital markets litigation, and in competition/antitrust and securities class actions. Cait also acts for dealers and individuals in civil and regulatory proceedings as well as investigations conducted by the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada, the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada, and the Ontario Securities Commission.

This past June, BLG named Cait the Commercial Litigation Group Manager in Toronto. During her career at BLG she has built an impressive practice and has become a well respected leader amongst the firm’s partners, associates, and staff.

The Lexpert® Rising Stars Awards are presented annually and identify exceptional Canadian legal talent under the age of 40 from both in-house and private practice, in all areas of law. Recipients are nominated by either their firms or their clients, and winners are selected by an advisory board consisting of the profession's leadership. This year’s winners were celebrated at a gala in Toronto on November 8, 2018.

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 700 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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Tamara Costa
National Director, Marketing and Communications
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP