Borden Ladner Gervais

As a preeminent full-service Canadian law firm, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is driven to help all our clients achieve the best possible results. With more than 750 lawyers in five offices across Canada, BLG provides business, litigation and intellectual property solutions to a wide range of clients both nationally and internationally in virtually every area of law. And as a bilingual English-French firm, BLG excels under both the common and civil law systems in Canada.

The international arbitration group at BLG is a national team of lawyers with active practices who appear as counsel and act as arbitrators in commercial and investment treaty arbitrations internationally. Several members hold internationally recognised arbitration accreditations, and are ranked among the best arbitration lawyers in the world.

BLG’s arbitration group practitioners are skilled in providing advice concerning the rules and processes of multiple arbitral institutions; in providing advice on the prudent selection of arbitrators; effectively presenting written and oral evidence before international tribunals; providing advice on creative dispute resolution alternatives, as necessary; and drafting and reviewing arbitration clauses and other dispute resolution agreements.

Our international arbitration group has experience representing private and public corporations, governments and industry groups in fields including energy, oil and gas, forestry, telecommunications, software and pharmaceutical licensing and development, insurance, banking, securities, medical and health care, maritime and construction. As one of the leading practices in Canada, our group offers decades of experience in the delivery of exceptional service, helping to achieve our clients’ goals.

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