Canada: Borden Ladner Gervais Again Comes Out On Top In The Best Lawyers In Canada®
Last Updated: August 26 2015

Toronto (August 24, 2015) —The Best Lawyers in Canada® has once again named Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) the leader in lawyer rankings in the 2016 guide. BLG has proudly held this position for the past eight years in a row. In total, 244 lawyers were recognized by their peers as leaders in their fields, up from 240 in 2015.

"BLG's long-standing position as a leader in the Canadian legal marketplace is a result of the diversity of our expertise, and our commitment to client service," said Sean Weir, national managing partner and CEO at BLG. "We are home to many of the leading legal minds in various areas of law, and our lawyers across the country work tirelessly to ensure our clients' goals are achieved and they receive excellent service."

This year's the guide singled out nine of BLG lawyers as "Lawyer of the Year" in their respective practice areas and cities.

Linda L. Bertoldi – Toronto Energy Law Lawyer of the Year

Bryan A. Carroll – Ottawa Insurance Law Lawyer of the Year

Pamela L. Cross – Ottawa Trusts and Estates Lawyer of the Year

Frank R. Foran, QC – Calgary Bet-the-Company Litigation Lawyer of the Year

Kent D. Kufeldt – Vancouver Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law Lawyer of the Year

Dennis J. Pelkie, QC – Calgary Trusts and Estates Lawyer of the Year

Guy J. Pratte, Ad.E – Ottawa Class Action Litigation Lawyer of the Year

David W. Scott, OC, QC – Ottawa Appellate Practice Lawyer of the Year

Gregory A. Tereposky – Ottawa International Trade and Finance Law Lawyer of the Year

Best Lawyers® has ranked legal practitioners and firms across multiple practice areas through exhaustive peer review surveys of the legal community for more than 25 years. Those surveyed are asked to assess their peers on their legal ability, professionalism and integrity. First published in 1983, Best Lawyers® is one of the well-respected publications in the legal profession.

View a complete list of BLG lawyers recognized by The Best Lawyers in Canada®.

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