Hilary Dudding

Hilary Dudding’s post-secondary education began at the University of Toronto where she completed an Honours Specialist degree in Anthropology between 2000 and 2004.

After finishing her undergraduate degree, Hilary was accepted into the University of Toronto Faculty of Law, completing her law degree in 2007, and winning the Allan C. Mewitt Award in Criminal Law in her graduating year.

Hilary has dedicated herself to achieving a standard of excellence in the practice of criminal law since her first year of law school.  She began by first working at the Downtown Legal Services student clinic at the University of Toronto then went on to become first a student and later an associate at Canada’s largest criminal defence firm, Pinkofskys.

Within two years of her call to the Bar, Hilary became a partner with the firm Rusonik, O’Connor, Robbins, Ross, Gorham and Angelini LLP, the continuation of Pinkofskys. She has successfully defended cases at all levels of trial court in Ontario, including jury trials. She has obtained acquittals for her clients on nearly all criminal offences - from mischief charges to homicides. Ms. Dudding brings intelligence, passion and perseverance to her role as a criminal defence lawyer.

Ms. Dudding is a member in good standing of the Criminal Lawyer’s Association, the Toronto Lawyer’s Association, the Ontario Bar Association, and the Law Society of Upper Canada.

To contact Hilary Dudding, call (416) 598 5251 or send her an e-mail at dudding@criminaltriallawyers.ca