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Robert Barbiero

Tel: 416 775 8829 Fax: 1 888 603 4586

Robert is an associate in our Litigation Group. He practises in all areas of civil litigation, with an emphasis on health law and professional discipline.

Robert has worked on a variety of matters including the representation of regulated health professionals before the various committees of the numerous colleges regulating health professionals in Ontario, hospital privilege disputes, and matters before the Privacy Commissioner of Ontario.

To date, Robert has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board. Moreover, he has assisted with numerous matters before the Divisional Court and the Court of Appeal, most frequently on applications for judicial review.

Robert was elected to the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) Health Law Executive for the 2017-2018 term.

 

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Education

  • J.D., Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 2014
  • M.A., Diplomatic History, University of Toronto, 2010
  • B.A. (Honours) with High Distinction, History & Political Science, University of Toronto, 2009

Credentials

  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 2015

Publications & Presentations

Article

Report Recommends that the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario Change How it Investigates Complaints & Investigative Reports

Health Law Matters, Lexis Nexis On April 30, 2018, the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care made public Streamlining the Physician Complaints Process in Ontario, a report written in...
Aug 10, 2018
Torkin Manes LegalPoint

Report Recommends that the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario Change How it Investigates Complaints and Investigative Reports

On April 30, 2018, the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care made public Streamlining the Physician Complaints Process in Ontario, a report written in...
May 17, 2018

News & Media

In the News

Regulator can determine dispute process, no procedural unfairness found, court rules — Neil Abramson speaks to The Lawyer's Daily

The Lawyer's Daily Counsel involved in the case said this ruling will have implications for regulators across Canada.
Sep 4, 2018
Firm News

Congratulations to our lawyers elected as Section Executives of the Ontario Bar Association

Congratulations to the following Torkin Manes lawyers who have been elected to the Ontario Bar Association's (OBA) Sections as Executives for the 2018...
Jun 28, 2018

Lindsay Kantor and Robert Barbiero elected to the Ontario Bar Association Health Law Executive

Torkin Manes lawyers Lindsay Kantor and Robert Barbiero have been elected to the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) Health Law Executive for the 2017-2018 ...
Jun 15, 2017

Torkin Manes Hosts U of T Explore It! Event

On Wednesday, February 24, 2016, lawyers from Torkin Manes hosted the University of Toronto's Faculty of Arts and Science Explore It! program at the f...
Feb 26, 2016