Robert "Robbie" Barton

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Robert Barton is an attorney in the Private Wealth Services Group and focuses on complex trust and estate litigation, trust and estate administration as well as conservatorship and guardianship matters for individuals, families and charities.

In addition to representing trustees, executors and beneficiaries in administration matters, Mr. Barton also handles breach of fiduciary duty matters, will and trust disputes, and contested conservatorships and guardianships. He is committed to helping clients resolve elder abuse matters and counsels individuals and tribal clients in the administration and probate of tribal member estates.

Currently, Mr. Barton is a member of the Holland & Knight's National Diversity Committee, the Native American Affinity Group and the Los Angeles Public and Charitable Service Committee.

Honors & Awards

  • Chesterfield Smith Fellowship Program, Holland & Knight, 2014
  • Holland & Knight Public and Charitable Service All-Star, 2014
  • American Bar Association, Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section, Fellow, 2012-2014
  • Constitutional Commentary, Student Technical Editor
  • Civil Rights Moot Court


  • American Bar Association, Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law, Ethics and Malpractice Committee, Vice-Chair, 2014-2015 
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit Pro Bono Panel, Pro Bono Counsel