Ms. Dionne Peart

Legal aid lawyer since 2004 primarily, Dionne focussed on poverty law and bail law. She obtained a BA from York, did graduate studies at Queens, and graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1997.

Dionne articled with Legge and Legge and was called to the bar by Laura Legge when Laura was the Treasurer of the Law Society of Upper Canada. Dionne sat on the board of the Urban Alliance on Race Relations.

Her hobbies include screenwriting and photography. She also worked in the music industry with Sam Sniderman who encouraged her to go to law school. Dionne was raised in Yonge Eglinton, Etobicoke and Leslieville neighbourhoods and lives in East York. She is married to Miroslav who is an amazing chef and has attended Yorkminster Park since 2010.

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