Attorney Jennifer Basil grew up in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She earned her undergraduate degree from Miami University (Oxford, OH) and law degree from Capital University. Jennifer began her legal career in 1994 in the field of domestic relations at the law firm of Kemp, Shaeffer, Rowe & Lardiere, where she worked while in law school.
Upon graduation from Capital, she served as an attorney for the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) for then Auditor of State Jim Petro. In her time with the SIU, she assisted prosecutors by providing familiarity with investigations and expertise in public-sector prosecutions. While an attorney there, her SIU team assisted in multiple criminal convictions resulting in monetary restitution paid to the State of Ohio.
Following her time at the Auditor of State, Jennifer joined the Enforcement Section of the Ohio Division of Securities, Department of Commerce. There Jennifer was responsible for enforcing the Ohio Securities Act. In that role, Jennifer successfully pursued multiple administrative actions, civil injunctive actions, and criminal referrals against Ohio’s most unscrupulous securities issuers who preyed upon Ohio investors.
Now, Jennifer is again focusing on a variety of family law matters with Grossman Law Offices, the field in which her legal career began. She is committed to helping each client resolve his or her individual and unique matter with empathy, practicality and in a cost efficient manner.
Jennifer lives in Upper Arlington with her husband and four children. She enjoys playing golf and tennis, working out at System of Strength, reading, cooking and vacationing in Northern Michigan.