Robert A. Cosgrove, ESQ

Robert A. Cosgrove, ESQ

Robert A. Cosgrove has been practicing law for thirty-nine years with a specialized focus in healthcare defense. He has represented major health facilities and physicians groups across San Diego County, and previously also represented a number of other facilities and physician groups in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. Robert has lectured and presented extensively on the topic of medical malpractice at conferences held by physicians, hospitals, and other medical and legal professionals. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and has been a San Diego “Super Lawyer” for many years.


Managing Partner

Location: 621 2nd Street, Suite B, Encinitas CA 92024
Phone: (760) 943-9040
Fax:     (760) 943-8918


Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1979


  • Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California
    •  J.D. - 1979
  • University of Nevada
    • B.A. (Magna Cum Laude) - 1975

Honors and Awards

  • Top Lawyers in San Diego; San Diego Magazine, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Top Lawyers of Southern California 2014
  • San Diego Super Lawyers 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Super Lawyers Business Edition 2014
  • L.A. Times Top Lawyers of Southern California 2015
  • Super Lawyers 5 years excellence in practice
  • "AV" Rating by Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships