Partner announcement

BLG congratulates new partner Jonathan Thoburn

February 17, 2023

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to welcome Jonathan Thoburn to the firm’s partnership. Jonathan’s practice is focused primarily on municipal liability and civil litigation. He defends municipalities and their employees against claims such as non-repair of roads and sidewalks, negligent design, defamation, property damage, claims pursuant to the Occupiers Liability Act, contractual disputes, motor vehicle accidents, subrogation, and water and infrastructure-related claims.

Further, Jonathan has in-depth experience defending police services, including claims of negligent investigation, malicious prosecution, conspiracy, false arrest, use of force, and breaches of Charter rights.

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

As the largest, truly full-service Canadian law firm, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) delivers practical legal advice for domestic and international clients across more practices and industries than any Canadian firm. With 800 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals, BLG serves the legal needs of businesses and institutions across Canada and beyond – from M&A and capital markets, to disputes, financing, and trademark & patent registration.

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Jonathan Thoburn

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Law School

Western University

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