Choity Khan

Choity R. Khan


Choity R. Khan


  • Overview


    Choity Khan represents construction industry clients including owners, contractors, subcontractors and design professionals. She is a member of the firm’s Construction Law Group, providing litigation and transactional services to her clients. She is a contributor to the firm’s Construction Law Zone blog. 
    Choity previously worked for a Hartford-based law firm, representing carriers in connection with insurance coverage obligations and disputes. She handled matters concerning issues of property damage and claims of unfair insurance practices and diminution in value.
    Choity has also served as a legal research clerk for the judges of the Connecticut Superior Court, assisting with civil matters before the court. Her work involved areas such as unfair insurance practices, medical malpractice, and employment discrimination. While attending law school, Choity externed for the Honorable Alfred V. Covello, United States District Judge, District of Connecticut, where she researched and drafted judicial opinions on appeals for the denial of supplemental security income benefits. Additionally, she served as an articles editor of the Connecticut Journal of International Law.   

  • Experience
    • Professional Associations

      Professional Associations

      Connecticut Bar Association
      Young Lawyers Section, Women in the Law Committee, Co-Chair (2017 - Present)

      South Asian Bar Association of Connecticut (SABAC)
      Board of Directors (2018 - Present)
      Secretary (2020 - present)

      Professional Women in Construction, Connecticut Chapter
      Mentor Committee
    • Honors + Awards

      Honors + Awards

      Connecticut Bar Association Young Lawyers Section, Star of the Year Award, 2017-2018 Bar Year

      Selected as a Rising Star to the Connecticut Super Lawyers list in 2019 and 2020.

      Selected by her peers for inclusion in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in the area of Construction Law.

      Selected by the New England Real Estate Journal to be featured in the publication’s 2021 “Women in Construction” spotlight

    • Publications


      "Gov. Lamont Issues Executive Order Creating Rebuttable Presumption for Workers’ Compensation Benefits," published in High Profile magazine (8/14/2020)
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    • News

      R+C in the News

      • March 31, 2021

        Choity Khan Featured in NEREJ's "2021 Women in Construction Spotlight"

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      • August 17, 2020

        Choity Khan Authors Article on Presumption for Workers’ Compensation Benefits in Connecticut Published in High Profile

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      • February 18, 2020

        Choity Khan Elected Secretary of the South Asian Bar Association of Connecticut

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      R+C News Releases

      • October 15, 2020

        47 Robinson+Cole Lawyers Recognized in Super Lawyers®

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      • August 20, 2020

        61 Robinson+Cole Lawyers Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021

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    • Legal Updates/Newsletters

      Legal Updates/Newsletters

      "Out With the Old, In With the New: An Overview of Construction/Surety Industry Trends in 2020 — What We Can Expect in 2021 and Beyond" co-authored with Lisa B. Andrzejewski, Dennis C. Cavanaugh and Niel P. Franzese (12/17/2020)

      "Construction Law Zone" co-authored with Lisa B. Andrzejewski, Virginia K. Trunkes and Kenneth A. Sherman (November 2020)

      "Construction Law Zone" co-authored with Lisa B. Andrzejewski, Gregory R. Faulkner and Kenneth A. Sherman (June 2020)