Brendan Farrer is a lawyer at Wise Health Law. For most of his legal career, Brendan has practiced in health law, representing health professionals in regulatory and civil litigation matters. He works with his clients to help protect their professional reputation and minimize their risks.

Brendan understands the stress and worry that clients experience when their professional reputation is at risk.  He provides capable, compassionate and strategic advice to assist his clients in navigating towards a successful outcome.

Brendan has assisted many health care professionals before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and several administrative tribunals, including health college discipline panels, quality assurance committees, the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board and the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario.


Medico-Legal Society of Toronto (MLST)

Ontario Bar Association Health Law Section – Co-CPD Liaison

Advocates Society

Canadian Bar Association


Publications & Presentations

Chair, Ontario Bar Association’s Institute, “Best Practices on Privacy Issues and Working with Experts in Health Law” (February 2019)



At Wise Health Law, we restrict and focus our practice on our areas of expertise. We welcome referrals from other lawyers. We take seriously the responsibility to provide the highest standard of service on matters entrusted to us, and respect the relationship between the client and the referring lawyer.