Rono Khan has completed his second year of the JD program at Queen’s University. He received his Honours Bachelor of Science degree (with Distinction) in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Toronto at the Mississauga campus.
In his first year of law school, Rono was a volunteer with Pro Bono Students Canada, and a volunteer editor for the Canadian Labour and Employment Law Journal. As part of his work with Pro Bono Students Canada, Rono provided legal information to newcomers to Canada in the areas of employment and immigration law. Rono later completed a summer internship in New York City at the Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation. In this role, Rono assisted low-income residents of the Bronx with their landlord-tenant disputes, and advocated for their housing rights.
In his second year, Rono was a student caseworker for the Queen’s Business Law Clinic, and a member of the Equity and Diversity Committee. Rono also competed in the inaugural Competition Law Moot in Toronto, and won best appellant factum.
In his free time, Rono loves playing basketball, and listening to hip-hop and grime music.