November 30, 2006 – Toronto – Borden Ladner Gervais LLP is pleased to congratulate Adam Fanaki on being named to Lexpert’s list of the top 40 lawyers under the age of 40. This honour, which recognizes a select group of lawyers from across Canada, is awarded annually to those who meet the high standard exhibited by Lexpert’s nomination criteria. These criteria not only scrutinize a candidate’s legal abilities and major accomplishments, but also consider interpersonal skills, business acumen and the views of peers.

"Adam has been a key part of the team growing the competition practice," said Rob Bell, Managing Partner of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP’s Toronto office. "His talent and focus have taken him to the top of his profession, and he has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to clients, colleagues and the broader legal community."

In 2006, Adam was also selected as one of Canada’s leading competition lawyers for the third consecutive year by the Chambers Global Guide to the World’s Leading Lawyers.

"Adam has been successful in building a comprehensive practice that balances aspects of the corporate and litigation worlds. Not only has he secured approvals for a number of significant transactions and provided advice on difficult marketing and distributions arrangements, but he has also represented clients in complex litigated proceedings" said Mr. Bell. "He really is a superior lawyer".