Kelly E. Petit


Kelly Petit practices in the areas of criminal defense and habeas corpus law. She is admitted to the practice of law in the State of Connecticut.

Kelly joined the firm in January 2021. During law school, she worked as an intern for the Office of the Public Defender for the Judicial District of Hartford, the Office of State Ethics, and the Center for Children’s Advocacy. She is a recipient of a CALI award for her work at the Center for Children’s Advocacy. She is also a Starr Fellowship recipient.

Kelly graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Law in 2020, where she received a Juris Doctor degree, and from Southern Connecticut State University in 2016, where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology.