Quinn Ross

Quinn Ross

Managing Partner
“I see law as a tool for the greater good.”
Location:
Goderich, Ontario, Canada
Phone:
888-567-4917
Fax:
519-524-8438
Email:

Quinn Ross is a lawyer at The Ross Firm. Quinn practices in the areas of real estate, corporate/commercial law and estate law. He also has broad experience in administrative and civil litigation where he has appeared before the Ontario Court of Justice, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Divisional Court of Ontario and the Court of Appeal for Ontario. In relation to his administrative law practice, Quinn has appeared before various administrative tribunals including the Landlord and Tenant Board, the Ontario Energy Board, the Federal Labour Relations Tribunal, and the Ontario Municipal Board. Quinn has a particular interest in corporate structure, financing and ownership transfer. He also places special importance on power generation and transmission issues, including expropriation by power authorities and the development of wind and solar farms in Southwestern Ontario. For example, Quinn represents over forty affected properties and some 80+ landowners subject to expropriation by Hydro One for its Bruce Nuclear to Milton 500 kV transmission corridor.

Quinn joined the firm as an articling student in 2004, and joined the firm as a lawyer in 2005. Quinn won several awards while at law school.

Quinn sits on the Board of Directors for the Ontario Bar Association and the Alzheimer’s Society – Huron County. Quinn is past Chair of the Huron Perth Community Legal Clinic.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate Law
  • Wills & Estate Law
  • Employment Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Commercial & Corporate Law
  • Criminal Law

Education

  • University of Western Ontario, Faculty of Law, London, Ontario, Canada
    • LL.B. - 2004

Classes/Seminars

  • Articling & Beyond, Law Society of Upper Canada, 2010 - Present
  • Goderich and District Collegiate , Law Class Guest Lecturer , 2009 - Present
  • County and District Law Presidents Association Plenary , Disaster Planning , 2012
  • Recreational Property Transaction, Ontario Bar Association, 2011
  • Solo and Small Firm Conference – 50 apps in 50 minutes, Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Rural, Recreational Property Transactions: Unique Considerations for Bullet Proof Transactions , Ontario Bar Association

Honours and Awards

  • Dave Mounsey Memorial Fund – Meritorious Service Award (For assisting with the creation of the Fund), 2010
  • Morris Kroll Memorial Award (For furthering the Administration of Justice in London), 2004
  • The Legal Aid Gem Award , 2004

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Canadian Bar Association, Member, 2010 - Present
  • Ontario Bar Association, South-West Region Director, 2011 - Present
  • Ontario Bar Association Taskforce for Non-Lawyer shareholders of Professional Corporations , Member, 2010 - Present
  • Ontario Bar Association Taskforce on the Future of Articling , Member, 2011 - Present
  • Ontario Bar Association Nomination Committee , Member, 2010 - Present
  • Ontario Bar Association Awards Committee , Member, 2011 - Present
  • Ontario Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Committee , Member, 2012 - Present
  • Ontario Bar Association Professional Development Committee , Member, 2012 - Present
  • Alzheimer’s Society of Huron County , Vice President, 2010 - Present
  • Blyth Festival Centre for the Arts , Board of Directors , 2010 - 2012
  • Blyth Festival Centre for the Arts , Chair of Strategic Planning Working Group
  • Ontario Bar Association Finance Committee, 2012 - Present
  • Ontario Bar Association Vice Chair Law Day Committee , 2012 - Present
  • Ontario Bar Association Law Practice Program Sub-Committee
  • Secretary of the Board of Directors of the Ontario Bar Association, 2012 - Present
  • Ontario Bar Association, Chair, Working Group on Alternative Business Structures, 2012 - Present
  • Ontario Bar Association, Member, Taskforce on Non-Professional Shareholders in Professional Corporations, 2012 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • President of the Board of Directors, Alzheimer Society of Huron County, 2012 - Present

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Delta Phi
  • Delta Chi