Jenny Bogod

Jenny Bogod
Basman Smith LLP
Civil Litigation, Family

Jenny Bogod, an associate with Basman Smith LLP in Toronto, focuses on civil litigation and family law.

After receiving a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in criminology from York University in 2011, where she graduated with Magna Cum Laude distinction, Ms. Bogod earned her Juris Doctorate in Law from the University of Ottawa in 2014. She was called to the Ontario Bar in 2015.

Ms. Bogods developing litigation practice includes a broad range of civil and commercial matters, professional negligence and family law. She has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, as well as various administrative tribunals.

Multilingual, Ms. Bogod is fluent in Russian, English and Hebrew, and is learning to speak Spanish. She has written legal articles for the Canadian Lawyer 4Students Magazine, the Common Law Student Newspaper at the University of Ottawa, CanLII Connects, and acted as a legal writing mentor.

Her professional memberships include the Canadian Bar Association, the Ontario Bar Association, and the Toronto Lawyers Association.

Jenny Bogod Posts

Litigating skills more crucial to success than advanced degree

Although some lawyers are choosing to pursue advanced degrees in order to gain an advantage over the competition, Toronto family lawyer and civil litigator Jenny Bogod tells Lawyers Weekly that clients have never asked about her level of education or where she studied. Read more

Access vs. education weighed in recent OCA decision

A recent child access ruling by the Ontario Court of Appeal illustrates the highly contextual nature of weighing the best interests of the child, says Toronto family lawyer and civil litigator Jenny Bogod . Read more

Jenny Bogod brings diverse interest to her civil, family practice

For Toronto civil litigator Jenny Bogod , a typical day might begin with a settlement conference in court followed by a meeting with a business owner client to discuss a potential claim against a non-paying customer. Read more

Open lower court litigation to paralegals, law clerks, students

While there are many highly qualified and experienced law clerks who handle much of the b... Read more

Enforceability of Islamic marriage contracts

Canadian courts have been divided on the enforceability of Islamic marriage contracts, also known as a “maher” or “mahr.” Read more