Toronto (June 30, 2016) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce 25 of its lawyers have been recognized in the 2016 edition of the Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada. The guide highlighted 23 BLG lawyers as leaders in their fields, and Neil Ezra Hazan and Graeme Martindale were named a “Corporate Lawyer to Watch.”

The BLG lawyers recognized as leaders in cross-border corporate law are: 

In addition to the individuals recognized, the firm was prominently represented in the guide, with Kent Kufeldt featured on the cover of this year’s guide and was quoted in the feature story “Securities in Flux”.  Steve Suarez was featured in the story “Taxing Commitments”, and Blair Rebane and Nadia Effendi appeared in “The Franchise Law Minefield”.

The Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada recognizes Lexpert®-ranked lawyers whose focus is in cross-border corporate law and transactions. The guide is distributed to 15,000 US senior in-house counsel and 10,000 lawyers in major US markets.

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 the country’s largest law firm 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