Toronto (October 4, 2013) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) has been recognized as a leader in the area of tax law in the most recent publication of World Tax.

World Tax is a comprehensive guide to the world’s leading tax law and accounting firms in over eighty jurisdictions. Published by International Tax Review, its rankings are based on external research with advisers and clients by specialist tax journalists.

“BLG’s acknowledgement by World Tax is reflective of the depth and expertise of our Tax Group,” said Sean Weir, BLG’s National Manager Partner and CEO. “The ranking is attributable to the informed perspective we provide our clients and our ability to deliver effective and strategic value-added solutions.”

With over sixty tax professionals across Canada, including lawyers and Chartered Accountants, the BLG Tax Group has extensive experience providing advice in a broad range of taxation matters including inbound and outbound structuring, commodity taxation, litigation, investment funds, reorganizations and restructurings, insurance taxation, employee benefits and pensions, and trust and estate litigation.

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

Amanda McWhirter
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP