Robert Kantrowitz is a corporate associate in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, focusing on healthcare and privacy regulatory and transactional matters. Robert assists clients with a broad range of healthcare regulatory issues, including laws related to fraud and abuse, licensure, the corporate practice of medicine, and telemedicine. Robert also regularly counsels clients on international, federal, and state privacy and data security laws and regulations, including HIPAA's Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules, CCPA, GDPR, and the NY SHIELD Act, as well as compliance with state breach notification laws. Robert is routinely called upon to advise on large corporate transactions involving healthcare and privacy regulatory matters.


Thought Leadership

Speaking Engagements

Panelist, “Healthcare Law,” Cardozo Healthcare Law Society, April 15, 2021


Co-Author, “Health IT Transaction Trends and Considerations,” American Health Law Association, April 15, 2021 

Co-Author, “New York - Data Protection Overview,” One Trust Data Guidance, March 2020

Co-Author, “FDA’s Latest Efforts to Strengthen Medical Device Cybersecurity,” Bloomberg Law, November 28, 2018


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018New York


  • Fordham University School of LawJ.D.2017

    Colloquium/Symposium Staff Member, Fordham Urban Law Journal

    Negotiation Editor, Dispute Resolution Society

  • University of Wisconsin-MadisonB.A., Environmental Studies & Political Science2012

    with Distinction in the College of Letters & Science

    Political Science Honor Society