James Gambin

James obtained his Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Leicester and completed his National Committee on Accreditation courses at University of Toronto’s Faculty of Law. Prior to law school, James received an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree with a specialization in history from St. Michael’s College at the University of Toronto.

James was called to the Bar of Ontario in 2015 after completing his articles at a general practice law firm in Vaughan and joined RQ Partners LLP in August of 2015.

As the newest lawyer to the RQ Partners LLP team, James looks forward to building his practice in corporate and commercial law. James is the third generation of lawyers in his family and he is excited to continue the Gambin family tradition in the legal services industry that his grandfather, Emilio J. Gambin, Q.C., started 60 years ago.

James is a proud member of the Law Society of Upper Canada and Canadian Ski Instructors Alliance.

Contact by phone:

 Phone: 905-264-7800
 jgambin@rqpartners.ca

Domenic Rotundo

Domenic Rotundo, a founding partner of RQ Partners, LLP., obtained his Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of British Columbia Law School in 1991. Prior to his admission to law school, Domenic obtained a Commerce and Finance B.Comm. degree from the University of Toronto.

Since his call to the Bar of Ontario in 1993, Domenic has practiced real estate and corporate/commercial law. Having been previously involved in a fast-paced and growing real estate practice, Domenic has experience representing companies and individuals in all facets of the selling, purchasing, leasing and financing of various types of properties. Currently, he acts for several builders and developers in their land development, municipal law and sales requirements.

Domenic has also represented major financial institutions in their real estate and other lending activities and has been involved in various types of financing transactions on behalf of both borrowers and lenders.

On top of his professional ventures, Domenic plays an active role in community affairs and offers his assistance to local churches and community events. He is also a proud member of the Ontario Bar Association, FAMCO, The Toronto Construction Association, The Italian Chamber of Commerce of Ontario and the Canadian Italian Advocates Organization. Committed to ongoing education, Domenic regularly attends Continuing Legal Education programs, seminars and lectures.

Contact by phone:

Phone: 905-264-7800 Ext: 225
drotundo@rqpartners.ca

John A. Quaglietta

John Quaglietta, a founding partner of RQ Partners, LLP., obtained his Bachelor of Laws degree from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1993 and served his articles of clerkship with a Vaughan-based law firm.

John was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1995. Since then he has practiced in the areas of corporate/commercial, real estate and estates law. He has represented many clients in the sales and purchases of businesses, and the incorporation and organization of new corporations, corporate reorganizations such as section 85 rollovers, section 86 share exchanges, estate freezes and butterfly reorganizations. He is also active in the preparation of shareholder agreements, partnerships, joint ventures, licensing, franchising and distribution agreements, employment contracts and leasing. John has represented lenders and borrowers in a variety of business financing transactions. Lastly, John’s practice includes estate planning, estate administration, and the preparation of wills, trusts and powers of attorney.

In addition to his role at RQ Partners, LLP., John is an active member of the Canadian Bar Association of Ontario and the Canadian Italian Advocates Organization. He has also participated in various community organizations to date and presently serves as treasurer of a social club that hosts a number of cultural events throughout the year. In 2007, John was named Honorary Chair of the Hospice Vaughan Gala Event. John is a member of the Ontario Bar Association and regularly attends Continuing Legal Education courses, seminars, and workshops enabling him to fully utilize recent developments in the law for the benefit of his clients.

Contact by phone or email:

Phone: 905-264-7800 Ext: 224
jquaglietta@rqpartners.ca

 

Tina Ricci-Zulli

Tina Ricci-Zulli, a partner of RQ Partners, LLP., obtained an Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto in 1997 before receiving her Bachelor of Laws in 2001 from Windsor Law School. Since her call to the Bar of Ontario in 2002, Tina has focused her practice primarily on family law and civil litigation. Tina has received recognition for her publications which include:

  • H. Mistry and T. Ricci, “The Empty Closet: Rulings open up employment benefits to same-sex partners”, Employers’ Human Rights & Equity Report, Volume 13, Issue 3, April 2002 and H. Mistry
  • T. Ricci, “The Aftermath of M. v. H.: Developing Policies and Benefits to Include Same Sex Partners” Employers’ Human Rights & Equity Report, Volume 13, Issue 4, July 2002.

In addition to the above-mentioned works, Tina was the research assistant for Soma Ray-Ellis’ 2002 publication entitled “Employment Equity,” Toronto: Carswell

On top of her publications and the role she plays at RQ Partners, LLP., Tina is a proud member of the York Region Law Association, Ontario Bar Association, and Canadian Bar Association.

Contact by phone or email:

Phone: 905-264-7800 Ext: 242
tricci-zulli@rqpartners.ca