Kean Zimmerman


Kean Zimmerman’s practice is primarily focused in civil litigation. He joined Conway Stoughton in 2017 after working as an associate at another civil litigation firm in New London. Prior to working as a litigator, Attorney Zimmerman had a fellowship with the New Haven Public Defender’s office. While in law school Attorney Zimmerman had two judicial clerkships, one with the Hon. Judge Richard Ball and one with the Hon. Judge Andrea Larkin in East Lansing, Michigan.


  • Michigan State University College of Law, J.D., M.J., 2015, cum laude
  • Ball State University, B.S., 2012, magna cum laude

Bar and Court Admissions

  • State of Connecticut
  • United States District Court, District of Connecticut
  • Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Court

Honors and Publications

  • Ulvaldo Herrera National Moot Court Competition, First Place Oralist and Best Petitioner’s Brief 2014
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association National Trial Competition, Region 7 Semi-Finalist
  • Teacher Assistant for Communication Skills for Lawyers

Professional Affiliations

  • Young Lawyer’s Section, Connecticut Bar Association
  • Diversity and Inclusion Committee, Connecticut Bar Association
  • Connecticut Hispanic Bar Association; Board Member and Committee Chair for Student Outreach
  • Hispanic National Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Moot Court Coach for the UCONN Law HNBA Team
  • Volunteer Judge for Civics First High School and Middle School Mock Trial