Dr. Joni J. Funk

Dr. Joni J. Funk

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Joni was called to the Alberta Bar in 2009 and has practised primarily family law since that time.

Joni joined Soby Boyden Lenz LLP in 2014 and has practised exclusively family law since that time. She has an interest in all areas of family law and has a particular interest in custody and parenting matters.

Joni obtained her BSc with a major in physiology (with great distinction) from the University of Saskatchewan in 1990.  Afterwards, she continued her education at the university of British Columbia and earned her medical degree in 1995. Joni practised family medicine for seven years prior to attending law school.  Joni obtained her LLB from the University of Manitoba in 2008.

Joni has represented clients at the Provincial Court of Alberta and the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench.

Joni's previous experience in family medicine provides her with a unique and beneficial perspective with respect to custody and parenting matters.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • Alberta, 2009


  • University of Manitoba, Faculty of Law, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    • LL.B. - 2008
  • University of British Columbia
    • M.D - 1995
  • University of Saskatchewan
    • B.Sc, - 1990
    • Honours: with great distinction

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Canadian Bar Association, Member
  • Calgary Bar Association, Member
  • Law Society of Alberta, Member
  • Association of Women Lawyers, Member