Ross Gascho

PartnerFaskenEmployment

Ross Gascho advises plan sponsors, employers, administrators, trustees and service providers exclusively in the area of pensions, retirement and employee benefits. He advises clients on all aspects of the implementation, administration, funding, communication, investment, governance and wind-up of pension, group benefit and profit-sharing plans.

Ross Gascho advises plan sponsors, employers, administrators, trustees and service providers exclusively in the area of pensions, retirement and employee benefits. He advises clients on all aspects of the implementation, administration, funding, communication, investment, governance and wind-up of pension, group benefit and profit-sharing plans.

He advises on issues in federally and provincially regulated defined benefit and defined contribution plans across the private and public sectors, for both union and non-union employees.  A recognized expert in his field, he frequently assists employers who are redesigning their broad-based plans, both registered and unregistered, to better fit their business objectives. He also advises clients on pension and benefit issues in corporate transactions.

He is the national practice head of Fasken’s pension and benefits group and chair of the firm’s pension committee.

Education

  • University of Toronto, M.B.A., 1988
  • University of Toronto, LL.B., 1986
  • Wilfrid Laurier University, B.A., 1983

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 1990

Awards & Honours

  • Chambers and Partners
  • Lexpert "Frequently Recommended"
  • Acritas Star
  • Best Lawyers in Canada