Toronto (July 08, 2014) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) tops the list in this year’s Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory with 199 of its lawyers listed across 52 areas of law.

The number of our lawyers and the breadth of the practice areas that we are listed in, along with representation from all of our offices across Canada, demonstrate that we are truly a full-service national firm" said Sean Weir, BLG's national managing partner and CEO. "The fact that those chosen for inclusion in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory meet the highest bar set by our industry is a credit to the excellence and strength of our practitioners and the superb service they provide."

In the guide, BLG received the highest rating, "Most Frequently Recommended", in the following areas:

BLG also reached the centre of Lexpert®'s bull's-eye charts for Litigation and Commercial Litigation in Calgary.

Published annually, The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory identifies the leading firms and lawyers across Canada in a wide variety of practice areas through the comprehensive surveying of leading practitioners in Canada.

View the complete list of BLG lawyers and practice areas recognized by Lexpert®.

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 arbitration 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:

Eusis Dougan-McKenzie
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP