Robert Barbiero

Tel: 416 775 8829 Fax: 1 888 603 4586


Robert is a partner in our Litigation Group. His practice is dedicated to health law and professional discipline. Robert’s practice is focused on providing advice to different regulated health professionals and he regularly represents them in regulatory, administrative, and civil proceedings.

Robert has appeared as counsel before all levels of Court in Ontario. Furthermore, he routinely represents regulated health professionals in College proceedings (e.g. complaint and s.75 investigations, discipline proceedings, registration matters, and incapacity proceedings), hospital privilege disputes, audits, and matters before the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board and the Health Services Appeal and Review Board.

Robert has extensive experience with, and unique insight into, the issues facing regulated health professionals. He has lectured extensively on topics relevant to regulated health professionals across a wide variety of forums, including at professional faculties at universities and colleges in Ontario.

Robert has been an elected member of the Ontario Bar Association’s Health Law Executive since 2017 and he currently serves as the Chair of the Executive.


  • The Advocates’ Society
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association, Health Law Executive
  • Member, Canadian Italian Advocates Organization

Community Involvement

  • Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure
  • St. Michael’s College School Alumni Association


  • 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


  • Called to the Ontario Bar, 2015