Lawyer Bio



Rishma Visram Gupta is a partner at Canada’s largest criminal law firm Rusonik, O’Connor, Robbins, Ross, Gorham & Angelini LLP. Ms. Gupta graduated with a Bachelor of Science at the University of Texas. She also has a Bachelor of Arts (honours), majoring in criminology and ethics and law with honours at University of Toronto.

She attended the University of Leicester Law School where she received her law degree. While in law school, Ms. Gupta was active in mooting and advocacy. After law school, Ms. Gupta immediately established herself in the area of criminal law at Rusonik, O’Connor, Robbins, Ross, Gorham & Angelini LLP. She articled there and continued to practice criminal law thereafter at the firm.

Ms. Gupta is a criminal trial lawyer and has represented and continues to represent people charged with all types of criminal offences. She has clients all over the GTA, as well as Brampton, Oshawa, Newmarket and Barrie. She is dedicated to her clients and fights for their constitutional rights and fights on the merits of their case. Ms. Gupta is loyal and compassionate to her clients. She takes the time and energy to help those that need it.

Ms. Gupta has litigated trials in the Ontario Court of Justice and the Superior Court of Justice. She has done hundreds of bails successfully. Her success is based on her countless hours of thorough preparation for any matter and any proceeding in court. She is always available for her clients, outside of court hours, as she is usually in trial or preliminary inquiry or conducting bails.

Ms. Gupta is on the Ontario Legal Aid Criminal Law panel. She is also on the Gladue Panel. She looks forward to helping you fight your case. Call Ms. Gupta now to schedule a consultation to discuss your case in greater detail.