Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Scotia Plaza
40 King Street West
Toronto, ON M5H 3Y4, Canada
Areas of Practice
  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law
  • Business Organizations
  • Business Torts
  • Class Action
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Communications & Media Law
  • Construction Law
  • Education
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Environmental Law
  • Family Law
  • Finance & Banking
  • Government
  • Health
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law & Trade
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Maritime Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Privacy
  • Products Liability
  • Real Estate
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
  • Securities Law
  • Taxation
  • Transportation
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning
  • Zoning, Planning & Land Use
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Practice/Organization Description

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG), the largest full-service Canadian law firm, is driven to help achieve the best possible results for all our clients. With more than 750 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other legal professionals in six offices, BLG provides corporate, litigation and intellectual property solutions to a wide range of clients nationally and internationally. And as a bilingual English-French firm, BLG excels under both the common and civil law systems in Canada.

Understanding your business and how legal changes affect you today and tomorrow is BLG’s business. Like you, BLG believes that nothing less than achieving results through excellence will do. This commitment to service has resulted in the frequent recognition of many of BLG’s legal professionals at home and abroad. The Firm is also featured consistently in various national and international legal publications, including Best Lawyers in Canada, Chambers Global – The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, and The Lexpert/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada.

In addition, BLG provides insight and clarity to regional, national and multinational corporations across a variety of business sectors. BLG is also proud to represent public institutions such as universities, governments and governmental agencies, and healthcare facilities, as well as private business, trade and charitable groups. The Firm also takes great pride in the communities in which its professionals and staff live and work. BLG supports a variety of activities by providing pro bono legal services, fundraising and volunteer programs, such as the BLG Reads to Kids Program.


Borden Ladner Gervais LLP serves clients in all areas of a modern law practice, including specialized areas of expertise.

Aboriginal Law

Advertising and Sponsorship

Appeal and Review

Asia Pacific



Banking Litigation

Biotech and Pharmaceutical

Business Immigration

Class Actions

Climate Change

Commercial Arbitration and Mediation

Commercial Leasing

Commercial Litigation

Commercial Real Estate

Competition and Marketing Law

Construction, Engineering, Surety and Fidelity

Corporate Finance

Corporate Governance

Corporate Tax

Directors’ and Officers’ Liability

Education Law

Electricity Markets

Entertainment Law

Environmental Law

Estate and Family Law

Expropriation Law

Financial Institutions Mergers

Financial Services

Financial Services Regulatory


Franchise and Distribution Law

Fraud Law

Government Relations

Health Sector Services

Health Law

Hotel and Hospitality

Information Technology

Insolvency and Restructuring

Insurance and Tort Liability

International Tax Law

International Trade Law

Investment Management

Intellectual Property Agency

Intellectual Property Litigation

International Construction Projects

Japan Group

Labour and Employment


Maritime Law

Mergers and Acquisitions


Municipal Law

National Transportation


Occupational Health and Safety

Oil and Gas


Police and Municipal

Government Liability

Privacy and Access to Information

Private Company

Product Liability

Public Law

Public-Private Infrastructure Projects

Real Estate Lending

Regulatory Law

Securities and Capital Markets

Securities Litigation

Specialized Lender

Structured Finance and Leasing

Tax Litigation

Wealth Management

National Managing Partner

Sean Weir







Waterloo Region


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