Toronto (June 27, 2016) – Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that 217 BLG lawyers have been recognized in the 2016 edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. BLG had more lawyers recognized in the guide this year than any other firm. The results are based on an annual survey of lawyers and corporate counsel across Canada.

In addition, BLG achieved the highest level of recommendation in nine practice areas, and was ranked in 54 areas of law, demonstrating the quality of service and diversity of expertise across the firm.

BLG was "Most Frequently Recommended", the highest level of recognition, in the following practice areas:

  • Banking & Financial Institutions — Vancouver
  • Class Actions – Montréal
  • Construction Law — Toronto
  • Corporate Commercial Law — Vancouver
  • Energy: Electricity — Toronto
  • Investment Funds & Asset Management — Toronto
  • Litigation: Commercial Insurance — Toronto
  • Litigation: Product Liability — Toronto
  • Shipping & Maritime Law — Montréal

BLG also reached the centre of Lexpert® 's bull's-eye charts for Commercial Litigation and Litigation in Calgary.

View the complete list of BLG lawyers recognized by Lexpert®.

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

Stéphanie Alison Berthiaume
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP