Health lawyer Brooke Shekter is an associate with TTL Health Care Law in Toronto.
She graduated on the Dean’s List from Western University, earning both her Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in sociology in 2010 and her Juris Doctor in 2017. She was called to the Ontario Bar in 2018.
During law school, Ms. Shekter was awarded the J.S.D. Tory Writing Prize for her paper, The Regulation of Professional Penalties for Physicians & Surgeons in Ontario: A Critique of Bill 87.
She served as chair of the Western Health Law Association and produced a two-hour legal podcast, analyzing the Personal Health Information Protection Act and whether the discipline procedures under the legislation are procedurally fair.
As a student at TTL Health Law, Ms. Shekter acted for clients at professional discipline hearings and mediation meetings and assisted with health law research and the drafting of client documents.
She articled at a law firm in downtown Toronto where she handled legal research, prepared materials for trial, and appeared on motions before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.
Ms. Shekter is a member of the Ontario Bar Association, the Canadian Bar Association, and the Women’s Law Association.