Toronto (March 13, 2015) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) has been ranked Band 1 – the highest level – for Construction, Dispute Resolution: Alberta, Public Procurement and Transportation: Shipping in the 2015 edition of Chambers Global – The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business. This highly respected legal guide also recognized 10 BLG lawyers as leaders in their fields (Band 1), including:

“Our results in Chambers Global highlight the diversity of our practice and quality of the advice BLG professionals provide to our clients across Canada and internationally,” said Sean Weir, national managing partner and CEO at BLG. “We are especially honoured to be so highly regarded in the many areas in which we practice because these rankings are a result of independent research and feedback from our clients and peers.”

Overall, BLG was recommended in 21 practice areas, and 58 BLG lawyers were recognized in their respective practice areas.

The rankings for Chambers Global are determined by a team of 150 full-time researchers who conduct thousands of interviews with lawyers and their clients worldwide. With the help of Chambers’ editors, these researchers identify and rank the world’s best lawyers, according to performance in the areas most valued by clients, including technical expertise, business acumen, prompt delivery and value for money. Law firms and lawyers are ranked in bands, with 1 being the highest ranking.

Please see below for a complete list of BLG’s rankings in the 2015 edition of Chambers Global:

Practice Area Rankings

Jurisdiction — Canada

Jurisdiction — Latin America-wide

Individual Lawyers Ranked

About Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is a leading, national, full-service Canadian law firm focusing on business law, commercial litigation and arbitration, and intellectual property solutions for our clients. BLG is the country’s largest law firm with more than 750 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals in five cities across Canada. We assist clients with their legal needs, from major litigation to financing to trademark and patent registration.

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