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Daniel Fabiano Toronto Lawyer

Daniel Fabiano

Partner Fasken
Pragmatic and responsive solutions – whether to privacy, procurement or contracting challenges – are growth opportunities. Through them, organizations can better engage their customers, suppliers and stakeholders.
Jurisdiction Ontario, 2004
Language(s) English
Office(s) Toronto

Daniel Fabiano’s business law practice is focused on privacy/information protection, procurement, and technology.

Daniel advises clients on the complexities of Canadian privacy, freedom of information, and anti-spam laws. Daniel regularly assists clients with:

  • Ongoing compliance and risk management, including privacy impact assessments, privacy risk mitigation strategies, data sharing arrangements, privacy policies, notices and consents
  • Preventing and responding to privacy breaches, cyber-security incidents and complaints
  • Responding to access requests
  • Complying with Canada’s rigorous anti-spam law, including Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) investigations
  • Responding to access to information matters at all levels of government – Daniel is a lead author of the “Hospital Freedom of Information Toolkit: A Guide to Implementing the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act,” published by the Ontario Hospital Association.

In his procurement practice, Daniel frequently advises clients on initiating and documenting the bidding process, drafting and negotiating contracts, as well as managing and mitigating procurement risks and in bid disputes. He has both a “Certificate in Public Procurement Law and Practice” and a “Certificate in Advance Procurement Law and Practice: Major Projects and Tendering.” Daniel also advises clients in innovative procurement methodologies and related strategies, and is one of the authors of the Healthcare Supply Chain Network “Innovation Procurement Toolkit Expansion” – a set of innovation procurement resources, guides and templates

In his technology practice, Daniel advises technology providers, developers and users on licensing, Internet/e-commerce platforms, social media, corporate transactions and corporate policy matters. Daniel drafts and negotiates a wide range of contracts, including master service agreements, software development agreements and licenses, maintenance and support agreements, and service level agreements.

Outside of his practice, Daniel is on the board of directors of the Healthcare Supply Chain Network, a national health sector procurement association. He is a past board member of the Canadian Medical Equipment Protection Plan, and past Vice-Chair of Tarragon Theatre.

In 2018, Daniel served as General Counsel (Interim) of eHealth Ontario.



  • Named as an Acritas Stars Lawyer - 2019, Acritas Stars 2019
  • Acritas Star™ Lawyer, Acritas Star™ Lawyer 2016
Acritas Stars Named as an Acritas Stars Lawyer - 2019
2016 Acritas Star™ Lawyer Acritas Star™ Lawyer


  • LLB University of Windsor
  • BA (Honours) Queen's University

Community involvement

  • Board Member, Healthcare Supply Chain Network
  • Board Member, Canadian Medical Equipment Protection Plan (CMEPP)
  • Board Member, former Vice-President, Tarragon Theatre

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Healthcare Supply Chain Network
  • Member, Council on Governmental Ethics Laws
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association - Information Technology & E-Commerce Section
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Fasken Martineau Student Development Committee
  • Member, Fasken Martineau Art Committee
Co-Author Healthcare Supply Chain Network Launches Innovation Procurement Toolkit This new toolkit supports flexible, outcome-based approaches in the procurement of innovative solutions.
Article, Co-Author Commissioner Issues Important Privacy Breach Reporting Guideline for Health Sector Electronic Healthcare Law Review
Speaker The Commodification of Data: Data Lakes, Data Mines and the Privacy Law Landscape New Precedent Law Conference (Oranizer: Start Proud) location location Toronto, ON, Canada
Speaker Legal barriers to data-sharing Health Data Protection Law in the Era of Big Data: Risks and Opportunities for Modernization (Organizer: Health Law in Canada) location location Toronto, ON, Canada
Facilitator Innovation Procurement and Agreement Templates: Putting Theory into Practice Healthcare Supply Chain Network Professional Development Day location location Toronto, ON, Canada


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