Noella Milne, a partner in the Toronto office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG), has been awarded the Order of Ontario for her involvement with organizations dedicated to children's issues.

Noella was recognized for her service on the Board of Directors for organizations such as the Children's Aid Foundation, and for developing projects for HIV health in Africa and transitional employment programs for new Canadians.

Established in 1986, the Order of Ontario is the province's highest honour, and recognizes the highest level of individual excellence and achievement in any field.