​Toronto (August 21, 2019) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) has had more lawyers recognized in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada® than any other law firm. This marks the 12th straight year the firm has proudly held this position. In total, 264 BLG lawyers are recognized by their peers in the guide, highlighting the firm's national expertise.

This year's guide also singled out nine BLG lawyers as "Lawyer of the Year" in their respective practice areas and cities:

Best Lawyers® has published its list for over three decades, with the first international list published in 2006. Since then, it has grown to provide lists in over 65 countries. Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in Canada® list are divided by geographic region and practice area. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

The firm's Construction Group was named "Law Firm of the Year" in Construction Law while the Public Policy and Government Relations Group has been selected as "Law Firm of the Year" for Administrative and Public Law.

View a complete list of BLG lawyers recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada®.

About Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

As the largest, truly full-service Canadian law firm, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) delivers practical legal advice for domestic and international clients across more practices and industries than any Canadian firm. With over 725 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals, BLG serves the legal needs of businesses and institutions across Canada and beyond – from M&A and capital markets, to disputes, financing, and trademark & patent registration.

For more information or to arrange an interview, please contact:

Tamara Costa
National Director, Marketing and Communications
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
+1 416.350.2642
TCosta@blg.com