Toronto criminal defence lawyer Rishma Gupta is a partner at Canada’s largest criminal law firm: Rusonik, O’Connor, Robbins, Ross, Gorham & Angelini LLP. Ms. Gupta joined the law firm after completing law school, where she established herself in the practice of criminal law. Initially, she articled for the firm, and afterwards, joined the firm as a partner, where she continues to practice criminal law.
Rishma Gupta received a Bachelor of Science from the University of Texas, as well as a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto, where she majored in criminology, ethics, and law, and graduated with honours. Ms. Gupta received her law degree from the University of Leicester Law School.
We offer the following legal services:
- Bail Hearing
- Drug Offence
- Human Trafficking
- Sexual Assault
- Terrorism Offences
While working on her law degree, Ms. Gupta has the opportunity to participate in mooting and advocacy, which are simulated court hearings, often involving an appeal against a prior court ruling, and allowed her to develop her skills in the art of persuasive advocacy.
Rishma Gupta has litigated in trial courts in the Ontario Court of Justice, as well as the Superior Court of Justice. She represents and has represented people charged with a wide array of criminal offences. Her clients are from Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area, including Barrie, Oshawa, Newmarket, and Brampton.+
Ms. Gupta energetically takes the time to help those in need. She has successfully provided positive results for hundreds of bail hearings and criminal trials for her clients, as well as has helped countless clients obtain the most appropriate outcomes to their charges.
Rishma Gupta is on the Gladue Panel and a member of the Ontario Legal Aid Criminal Law panel. Her successful results are based upon her countless hours spent on thorough case preparations for all types of criminal matters and any court proceeding.
Ms. Gupta makes herself readily available to her clients outside of normal court hours, since she is typically in court, conducting trials, bail hearings and bail reviews , or preliminary inquiries. She looks forward to providing sound legal advice and support to help you fight your criminal charges. Contact Rishma Gupta today to arrange a consultation appointment and discover how she can help you.