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BLG names 18 new partners for new year

Wednesday, January 09, 2019 @ 6:33 AM | By John Chunn


Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) has admitted 18 lawyers to the firm’s partnership, effective Jan. 1, 2019.

“We’re excited to welcome these individuals to partnership — a group of legal professionals who are exceptionally talented and dedicated to providing outstanding client service,” said Alexander De Zordo, chair of the partnership board. “Their commitment to delivering innovative and practical business solutions to clients further strengthens BLG’s position as Canada’s law firm.”

New partners practising corporate law and their offices follow:

Robert Blackstein and Michael Taylor, Toronto; Paul Taylor, Ottawa; Xiaodi Jin, Patrick Mah, David Wood and Bill Woodhead, Calgary; and Peter Glowacki, Cherie Mah and Robert Wallis, Vancouver.

New litigation partners and their offices:

Daniel Girlando, Adam Guy, Natalie Kolos, Piper Morley, Bevan Brooksbank and Hugh Meighen, Toronto; and Patrick Trent and Daniel Grodinsky, Montreal.