Toronto (September 27, 2013) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that 49 of its lawyers are featured in Who’s Who Legal: Canada 2013.

Who’s Who Legal publishes specialized reports that identify the foremost business lawyers in over 100 countries and in 32 areas of business law. BLG lawyers are frequently selected for inclusion in these reports.

“Once again BLG has been recognized by Who’s Who Legal: Canada as being at the vanguard of business law. The consistent recognition proves that our lawyers excel at adapting to the challenges of today’s business landscape,” said Sean Weir, national managing partner and CEO. “Our lawyers are committed to understanding our client’s evolving business needs and the industries in which they operate, so that we may better help them address the opportunities and risks today’s economy presents.”

Who's Who Legal: Canada 2013 results for BLG (in alphabetical order): 

Kenneth Atlas — Banking
Daniel Ayotte — Construction
Jeff Barnes — Corporate Governance
Keith N. Batten - Insurance
Robert B. Bell — Product Liability; Insurance
Linda Bertoldi — Energy
Randall W. Block QC — Commercial Litigation
P. Jeremy Bolger - Shipping
Barry Bresner — Insurance and Reinsurance
Robert E. Charbonneau — Commercial Litigation
Bruce Churchill-Smith QC — Insurance
Anne C. Corbett — Labour & Employment
Vincent J. DeRose — Public Procurement
Brian Dingle — Corporate Immigration
Marc Duchesne — Insolvency
Frank R. Foran QC — Commercial Litigation
D. Bruce Garrow — Aviation
Simon Grégoire — Construction
Morton G. Gross QC — Real Estate
Yvan Houle — Construction
Ian J. Houston — Public Procurement
Josef G.A. Kruger QC — Insolvency
Edmond F.B. Lamek — Insolvency
Jay A. Lefton — Life Sciences; Mergers and Acquisitions

Patrick T. McCarthy QC — Insolvency
Jill McCutcheon — Insurance
D. Ross McGowan — Business Crime
Lynn M. McGrade — Private Funds
Barbara A. McIsaac QC — Public Procurement
Jamie Mills — Life Sciences
Morton G. Mitchnick — Labour & Employment
David Mydske - Real Estate
Christopher O'Connor QC — Construction
Deborah H. Overholt — Environment
Peter Pamel — Shipping
Fred R. Pletcher — Mining
Guy J. Pratte — Commercial Litigation
Blair A. Rebane — Franchise
R. Bruce Reynolds — Construction
David W. Scott QC — Commercial Litigation
Richard Shaban — Construction
Gabriel Somjen — Labour & Employment
Crawford W. Spratt — Insurance
Gerry Stobo — Trade & Customs; Public Procurement
Steve Suarez — Corporate Tax
Gregory Tereposky — Trade & Customs
Jeffrey D. Vallis QC — Construction
Magnus C. Verbrugge — Insolvency
Gordon J. Zimmerman — Trademarks

About Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is a pre-eminent full-service, national law firm focusing on business law, commercial litigation and intellectual property solutions for our clients. With more than 750 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals in six Canadian cities, BLG assists clients with their legal needs, from major litigation to financing and patent registration.

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Amanda McWhirter
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP