Reshma   Khanna

Reshma Khanna

Associate

Office

Practice Groups

Reshma’s practice includes representing employers and management regarding a broad array of employment-related matters. She has handled cases involving claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, statutory violations, wrongful termination, breach of contract, and wage and hour violations, among others. Reshma also regularly defends a variety of professionals (including accountants, attorneys, physicians, and insurance agents/brokers) against errors and omissions claims brought in state and federal courts. Her experience includes representing businesses and their management in commercial litigation matters involving claims of breach of contract, fraud, unfair competition, and breach of fiduciary duty.

Reshma brings a unique perspective and strategic approach to her practice as she previously worked in the insurance industry examining management and professional liability claims for several large insurers, reinsurers, and claims management firms. Her past experience in the insurance industry includes making coverage determinations, assessing liability and damages, and negotiating favorable settlements for claims involving employment practices liability, directors and officers liability, errors and omissions, and more. Now, she regularly speaks at presentations and webinars for various legal and insurance conferences, non-profit organizations, and clients. 

Reshma is an approved mediator for the New York Peace Institute, a non-profit agency that helps New York City residents in Brooklyn and Manhattan resolve a wide variety of disputes without involving the court system.

Professional Affiliations
  • American Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York Peace Institute
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
  • Professional Liability Underwriting Society
  • Brooklyn Law School Diversity Admissions Board Member
Admitted
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Connecticut, 2017
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York
Education
  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 2016
  • Northeastern University, B.S., cum laude, 2006
Publications/Presentations
  • Presenter, "How to Sustain Successful Business Relationships with Clients, Counsel and Co-Workers," Women in Insurance Leadership ExecuSummit, Uncasville, CT, April 18, 2017