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Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower
22 Adelaide Street West, Suite 3400
Toronto, ON M5H 4E3

Work Department

Beyond Business Immigration


Partner and National Leader, Beyond Business Immigration


Brian is the National Leader of BLG Beyond Business Immigration, a new department in BLG Beyond that creates efficiencies in serving clients with broad immigration portfolio needs, in addition to specialized and high-profile advisory immigration services through a national service delivery team. More broadly, he practices administrative and regulatory law with a focus on immigration, employment and citizenship matters. Brian has more than 20 years’ experience representing clients in multiple sectors, including information technology, mining, oil and gas, finance, sports and entertainment in the acquisition and transfer of key foreign talent. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 2002.




Member, Canadian Bar Association; Ontario Bar Association; American Immigration Lawyers Association.


LLB, Queen’s University, 2000

Lawyer Rankings

Canada > Business immigration

(Leading individuals)

Brian DingleBorden Ladner Gervais LLP

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP fields a vast practice, advising clients on immigration matters from establishing new headquarters and hiring foreign nationals to undertaking audits, investigations and managing associated risks. The team has also launched BLG Beyond Business Immigration which serves clients immigration portfolio needs and provides coast-to-coast support. The practice is led by Toronto based Brian Dingle, a go-to name for citizenship law matters, who represents employers across an array of sectors such as IT, mining, finance, sport and entertainment. Darren McGuire, Brian Portas and Valérie Marcas are noted for their respective expertise in maritime law, employment law and immigration programs.