Maggie Hughes

Maggie Hughes

Legal Assistant

Maggie is an Associate in the Charlottetown office, practicing primarily in the areas of criminal defence and civil litigation, including labour and employment, human rights, municipal and administrative law. In criminal matters, Maggie has successfully defended her clients by obtaining acquittals and representing individuals at sentencing and other hearings, as well as on Charter applications.

Maggie has acted for insurers, employers, municipalities, and individuals and has experience representing clients before various courts and tribunals throughout Prince Edward Island. Maggie takes a solution-based approach, employing her skills in dispute resolution and trauma informed practice to assist her clients in a meaningful and compassionate way.


Bar Admission

  • Prince Edward Island (2021)

Law School

  • University of New Brunswick


  • Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador (Bachelor of Commerce (Co-operative), 2017)

Activities Within Firm

  • Committee Member: Diversity and Inclusion

Community & Volunteer Activities

  • Board Member: John Howard Society of Prince Edward Island

Law Society Memberships

  • Law Society of Prince Edward Island
  • Canadian Bar Association


  • English