Robert B. "Rob" Keville

Robert B. "Rob" Keville

Suisman Shapiro Attorneys-at-Law

Recognized since 2017

New London, Connecticut

Practice Areas

Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2022 - Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants
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Robert B. Keville is a Director who concentrates in Worker's Compensation and Civil Litigation. Mr. Keville is a member of the Connecticut Bar, both State and Federal. He is also a member of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association.

Attorney Keville received his B. S. from Springfield College in English/Education in 1980 and his J.D. Cum Laude from The University of Bridgeport School of Law (now Quinnipiac University School of Law) in 1990 where he served as an Associate Editor for the University of Bridgeport Law Review.

Attorney Keville's practice focuses on the representation of injured workers in both State and Federal Worker's Compensation forums, as well as serious personal injury claims. He has tried numerous cases to conclusion and has appeared before various Appellate tribunals, up thru and including the State of Connecticut Supreme Court. Although the bulk of Attorney Keville's practice is on the side of the injured worker, he has also represented the side of various employers, including the Town of Groton in defense claims.

Prior to entering the practice of law Attorney Keville was a teacher and coach for nine years, primarily at Hamden Hall Country Day School, in Hamden CT. A four year varsity letterman in lacrosse at Springfield College, Attorney Keville has been active in the lacrosse community in Connecticut as a player, coach and referee. He is one of the founding members of the East Lyme Youth Lacrosse association where he served as a coach and director for many years.


  • 75 State Street
    Two Union Plaza
    P.O. Box 1591
    New London, CT 06320


  • Quinnipiac University , J.D., graduated 1990

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1990


  • American Bar Association - Member
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America - Member
  • Connecticut Bar Association - Member
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association - Member
  • New London County Bar Association - Member

Court Admissions

  • US District Court, District of Connecticut, 1991
  • US Federal Courts, 1991

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2022 - Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants, New London (2022)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants


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