Toronto (September 8, 2014) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG), is pleased to announce that three of its lawyers have been recognized in the 2014 edition of LMG Life Sciences as leaders in life sciences law.

LMG Life Sciences recognized Jeffrey Graham, partner and national leader of the firm’s Life Sciences Group, Financial Services Regulatory Practice and regional leader of the Public Policy and Government Relations Practice, Alaka Chatterjee, partner and the recent exclusive winner of a 2014 Lexology Client Choice Award for Intellectual Property: Patents in British Columbia and Jason Howg, partner and National Leader of the Firm’s Intellectual Property Group  as 2014 Life Sciences Stars.

“The Life Sciences industry is dynamic and heavily impacted by federal and provincial regulations, rising costs and an aging population facing increasingly complex and chronic health conditions.” says Cindy Clarke, National Group Head, Specialized Litigation. “The BLG’s Life Sciences Group is a leader in the Canadian life sciences regulatory community and well positioned to help clients navigate the world of regulatory compliance. We deliver strategic and well informed advice that our clients have come to value and rely on. We are honoured to be recognized by LMG Life Sciences for the great work that we do.”

LMG Life Sciences recognizes the top firms and lawyers in life sciences. Its results are based on interviews and surveys conducted with partners and clients active in the market, as well as the review of public information.

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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Eusis Dougan-McKenzie
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP