Toronto (December 14, 2015) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce 23 lawyers from the firm are recognized in the 2015 edition of the Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada, more than any other law firm. Twenty-two lawyers are recognized as leaders in their respective practice areas, and Mathieu Lévesque is named a "Litigation Lawyer to Watch."

The BLG lawyers recognized as leaders in cross-border litigation are:

  • Marie Audren, AdE (Litigation — Class Actions)
  • John Blair, QC (Litigation — Securities)
  • Randall W. Block, QC (Litigation — Securities; Litigation — Corporate Commercial)
  • Christopher D. Bredt (Litigation — Corporate Commercial)
  • Tim Buckley (Litigation — Product Liability)
  • J. Bruce Carr-Harris, LSM (Litigation — Corporate Commercial)
  • Robert Charbonneau (Litigation — Class Actions ; Litigation — Product Liability)
  • Craig R. Chiasson (International Commercial Arbitration)
  • Robert J.C. Deane (International Commercial Arbitration)
  • Peter K. Doody, FACTL, FCIArb. (Litigation — Corporate Commercial)
  • James D.G. Douglas.aspx (Litigation — Corporate Commercial; Litigation — Securities)
  • Marc Duchesne (Insolvency & Financial Restructuring)
  • Frank R. Foran, QC (International Commercial Arbitration; Litigation - Corporate Commercial; Litigation — Securities)
  • Angus M. Gunn, QC, FCIArb (International Commercial Arbitration)
  • Josef G.A. Krüger, QC (Insolvency & Financial Restructuring)
  • Dennis O'Connor, QC (International Commercial Arbitration)
  • Guy J. Pratte (Litigation — Corporate Commercial; Litigation — Class Actions)
  • Lenard Sali, QC (Litigation — Corporate Commercial)
  • Martin Sclisizzi (Litigation — Corporate Commercial)
  • David Scott, OC, QC (International Commercial Arbitration; Litigation — Corporate Commercial)
  • Gerry Stobo (International Trade Regulation)
  • Gregory Tereposky (International Trade Regulation)

The Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Litigation Lawyers in Canada is based on Lexpert®'s annual peer-review survey, and recognizes lawyers who are well known for their cross-border litigation skills.

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 one of the country's largest law firms with more than 725 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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