​Toronto (August 26, 2019) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is ranked as the top firm in Canada in three categories, according to Bloomberg's Global Legal Advisor H1 2019 League Tables.

Overall, Bloomberg ranks BLG among the top two firms in the following six categories:

  • Ranked the #1 legal advisor to issuers by deal volume in the Canada Equity Offerings category
  • Ranked the #1 legal advisor to issuers by deal volume in the Canada Equity & Equity Linked category
  • Ranked the #1 legal advisor to issuers by deal volume in the Canada Equity, Equity Linked & Preferred category
  • Ranked the #2 legal advisor to issuers by deal count in the Canada Equity Offerings category
  • Ranked the #2 legal advisor to issuers by deal count in the Canada Equity & Equity Linked category
  • Ranked the #2 legal advisor to issuers by deal count in the Canada Equity, Equity Linked & Preferred category

As well, we maintained our top ranking for Canada All Debt: legal advisor to issuer (by deal value) as tabulated by Refinitiv (formerly Thomson Reuters) and ranked among the top ten firms in Canada in four categories in the Financial Post.

The firm also received improved rankings in all M&A league table categories as tabulated by Bloomberg, Refinitiv and Mergermarket.

BLG's Securities and Capital Markets Group continues to successfully serve our clients and handle all types of corporate and securities transactions, both domestically and internationally, through the Firm's Corporate Finance and Securities practices.

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