Jasmine Daya

Jasmine Daya
Jasmine Daya & Co.
Lawyer and Managing Principal
Personal Injury

Jasmine Daya, lawyer and managing principal with the Toronto firm Jasmine Daya & Co., focuses on personal injury law.

She graduated with her Bachelor of Business Administration in finance and a Bachelor of Science in economics from Southern Methodist University in 2001, before earning her Bachelor of Laws from Queen’s University in 2005 and her Master of Laws from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2009. Ms. Daya was called to the Ontario Bar in 2006.

Ms. Daya heads the accident benefit department and is on the summer and articling student hiring committee for the firm. In addition, she volunteers as the civil litigation duty counsel at the Toronto courthouse for Pro Bono Law Ontario and at Upper Canada College.

She has mentored law classes at the Bishop Strachan School and for the Toronto Lawyers Association, been a speaker for the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association, and lectured at Queen’s University in insurance law.

During her legal studies, Ms. Daya was the recipient of the Reuben Wells Leonard prize in business law and volunteered within the Queen’s Law community. She completed an international and comparative law program through Tulane University and hosted by McGill University in 2003 and completed the Canadian securities course in 2004. In 2013, she received a certificate in negotiation for lawyers and executives from Harvard Law School.

She is a member of the Ontario Bar Association, the Canadian Bar Association, the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association, The Advocates’ Society, The Medico-Legal Society of Toronto, and the Toronto Lawyers Association.

Jasmine Daya In The News
Parallel criminal cases add complexity to civil lawsuits

The existence of a criminal investigation should not stop injury victims from filing civil claims arising out of the same incidents, Toronto personal injury lawyer  Jasmine ... Read more

Claims involving minors

By Jasmine Daya One of the most difficult areas within personal injury involves claims involving minors. Injuries arising from daycare or school negligence, playground ... Read more

Jasmine Daya’s media roundup

Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya is frequently called upon by the media as   a trusted source for their news stories, particularly for her focus on personal ... Read more

Are your children being cyberbullied?

By Jasmine Daya Childhood bullying is not a new phenomenon but cyberbullying, which is far worse, is relatively new. Bullying means aggressive and typically repeated ... Read more

Contributory negligence related to cannabis use in slip and fall claims

Cannabis legalization will have a significant impact in slip and fall cases where it is argued that any award should be reduced due to contributory negligence, Toronto ... Read more

Safety concerns surrounding cannabis need more attention: Daya

Safety concerns risk being lost in the excitement over cannabis legalization, Toronto personal injury lawyer  Jasmine Daya  tells  AdvocateDaily.com . Daya, ... Read more

Donation bin-related deaths prompt manufacturer to stop production

TORONTO — The manufacturer of clothing donation bins used by charities across Canada said Tuesday it has stopped producing the metal containers, which were involved in at ... Read more

Tips for social hosts as holiday season approaches

Holiday party hosts must take care to protect themselves and their guests from the consequences of accidents involving intoxication, Toronto personal injury lawyer  Jasmine ... Read more

Steering sensors could stem tide of impaired driving cases

Steering wheel technology could help prevent a spike in impaired driving-related accidents following the legalization of cannabis for recreational use, Toronto personal injury ... Read more

How safe are trampoline parks in Canada?

By Jasmine Daya As temperatures fall and Ontarians begin to look for indoor activities, many are heading to indoor trampoline parks. There are over 1,000 trampoline parks ... Read more

The far-reaching impact of legal cannabis

Just because cannabis is now legal doesn't mean consumption in all circumstances is safe, Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya  tells The Lawyer’s Daily . ... Read more

Stiffer penalties for careless drivers in Ontario

By Jasmine Daya Careless driving is a serious problem on Ontario roadways. Unfortunately, not all motorists drive with caution. Some drive recklessly and this may lead to ... Read more

Personal injury implications of weed and impaired driving

With cannabis legalization just around the corner, Toronto personal injury lawyer  Jasmine Daya says impaired driving rates and social and commercial host liability ... Read more

The dangers of underage drinking — on and off campus

Post-secondary students and institutions must realize the dangers and potential legal ramifications of underage drinking, says Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya . ... Read more

Review waivers before assuming consent will bar a lawsuit

A summary judgment decision last fall should cause lawyers and clients alike to look more closely at waivers before assuming a signed consent form automatically bars a party ... Read more

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