Toronto (January 7, 2019) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) was rated the top legal advisor to issuer by deal count in the Canada Equity IPO category, according to Bloomberg’s Global Legal Advisor FY 2018 League Tables.

Overall, BLG was ranked among the top five firms in the following seven categories:

  • Ranked the #1 legal advisor to issuer by deal count in the Canada Equity IPO category
  • Ranked the #2 legal advisor to manager by deal count in the Canada Equity Offerings category
  • Ranked the #2 legal advisor to manager by deal count in the Canada Equity & Equity Linked category
  • Ranked the #2 legal advisor to manager by deal count in the Canada Equity, Equity Linked & Preferred category
  • Ranked the #4 legal advisor to issuer by deal count in the Canada Equity Offerings category
  • Ranked the #4 legal advisor to issuer by deal count in the Canada Equity & Equity Linked category
  • Ranked the #4 legal advisor to issuer by deal count in the Canada Equity, Equity Linked & Preferred category

BLG's Securities and Capital Markets Group handles all types of corporate and securities transactions, both domestic and cross-border, through the Firm's Corporate Finance and Securities and Mergers and Acquisitions practices.

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.

For more information, please contact:

Tamara Costa
National Director, Marketing and Communications
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
TCosta@blg.com
416.350.2642