Gasper is a partner in the litigation department of Daoust Vukovich LLP. Gasper's practice focuses on a broad range of complex matters, including both commercial and civil disputes. He has particular experience with commercial lease disputes, contractual disputes, condominium disputes, construction law disputes, as well as debt collection matters.
Gasper has appeared as counsel before the Ontario Court of Appeal, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, various administrative tribunals, and both private mediations and arbitrations.
Called to the Bar of Ontario in 2007, Gasper joined DV as an associate after working with the firm as both an articling student and as a summer student.
For the last several years Gasper was a member of the firm’s executive committee and social committee. In addition, Gasper has been involved with several community events such as participating in the Toronto Santa Claus Parade as a Celebrity Clown and as a board member of the Toronto Santa Claus Parade. Gasper is also an active participant in the firm’s Run for The Cure initiatives and Heart and Stroke initiatives.
Gasper graduated from the University of Windsor, Faculty of Law. While at Windsor Law, he was active in the community working with the school's legal aid clinic as a case worker and student litigator, acting as a student mediator within the University of Windsor Mediation Service, and as the Chief Financial Officer of the Students' Law Society Inc. during his final year of studies. Prior to attending law school, he completed his Honours Bachelor of Arts at York University where he graduated on the Dean's Honour Roll.
Gasper is a member of the Ontario and Canadian Bar Associations, as well as The Advocates' Society.
Recognition & Awards
- Named in the 2022 Best Lawyers™ in Canada list
Oct 17, 2023 | RealTea
In this installment, Gasper Galati "spills the tea" on abandoned property.
Jan 10, 2019 | Blawg
A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice examined the interplay between non-competition agreements and rights of first refusal in...
Nov 07, 2018 | Blawg
In a recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Daoust Vukovich successfully brought an application for a declaration that a tenant ...
Sep 06, 2018 | Blawg
In a recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Daoust Vukovich successfully brought a motion for summary judgment on behalf of a ma...
Aug 23, 2018 | Blawg
A recent Ontario Superior Court decision has confirmed that when a commercial landlord defaults on its mortgage, a tenant may be at risk of losing ...
Jun 27, 2018 | Blawg
A recent decision by the Ontario Court of Appeal has clarified the allowable measure of damages that a landlord can claim when it is forced to sell...
Jun 21, 2018 | Blawg
A recent decision from the Ontario Court of Appeal has upheld the effect of a lease abandonment on a subsisting sublease. In Smiles First Cor...
Oct 12, 2016 | Blawg
A recent decision from the Saskatchewan Court of Queen’s Bench provides landlords with some guidance and clarity on the duty to mitigate dama...
Dec 01, 2015 | Blawg
Gasper Galati and Ken Pimentel will be speaking at the PM Expo on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 on various topics relating to tenant defaults an...
Feb 18, 2015 | Article
Written by Gasper Galati and Brian Parker
(The Six-Minute Commercial Leasing Lawyer 2015)
This paper addresses construction lien issues which arise...
Feb 25, 2010 | Article
Written by Wolfgang Kaufmann and Gasper Galati
(ICSC Canadian Shopping Centre Law Conference 2010)
The Arbitration Process
Arbitration is a l...
While at Windsor Law, Gasper was active in the community working with the school's legal aid clinic as a case worker and student litigator, acting as a student mediator within the University of Windsor Mediation Service, and also as the Chief Financial Officer of the Students' Law Society Inc.