Biography

Kristin Hoffman graduated cum laude from Duquesne University McAnulty College of Liberal Arts with a Bachelor's Degree in International Relations and Spanish and a Minor in Political Science. She went on to earn a Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Duquesne University School of Law. During law school Ms. Hoffman won multiple trial advocacy awards, including Best Overall Advocate at the Florida State National Civil Trial Competition and the 2018 CourtCall Award for excellence in trial advocacy. Ms. Hoffman also was a contributor to the Duquesne Law Review and staff writer for Juris Magazine.

Prior to joining Wilkes & McHugh, Ms. Hoffman served as a law clerk for the City of Pittsburgh Office of the City Solicitor, a certified legal intern for the Allegheny County District Attorney's Office, and a judicial extern for President Judge Jeffrey A. Manning of the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas. 

Ms. Hoffman currently is an assistant trial advocacy coach at Duquesne University School of Law.

Education

  • Duquesne University School of Law  (J.D., cum laude)
  • Duquesne University McAnulty College of Liberal Arts  (B.A., cum laude)

State Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania

Professional Affiliations

Ms. Hoffman is a member of the Order of the Barristers, Allegheny County Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Women’s Bar Association, and American Bar Association.

Languages

  • Spanish

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