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Andrew Sexton

Adjunct Professor of Law


School of Law


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Andrew D. Sexton has been an attorney with the City of Dayton since 2002. Mr. Sexton is currently Chief Counsel in the Criminal Division of the Law Department.

Prior to his public service, Mr. Sexton was an associate in the firm of Gibney, Stephan, Barrett, and Root in Xenia, Ohio starting in 1999.

Mr. Sexton received his Bachelor of Art in Political Science from Miami University (Ohio) in 1996 graduating Cum Laude and as a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He received his Juris Doctor in 1999 from the University of Dayton School of Law.

Mr. Sexton is a member of the Dayton Bar Association. He is an adjunct faculty member at Sinclair Community College where he has taught Criminal Law, Ethics and Professionalism in Criminal Justice, and special subjects in the Police Academy. In 2016, Mr. Sexton received the college's distinguished Adjunct Faculty of the Year award. In 2004, he received the college's Appalachian Unsung Hero Award for Outstanding Government Leader.

Mr. Sexton is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Dayton School of Law where he has taught Fundamentals of Evidence and Criminal Procedure.

Mr. Sexton is certified in NHTSA Standard Field Sobriety Testing (SFST) and is a qualified traffic
Radar/Laser Operator. Mr. Sexton was designated a Subject Matter Expert (SME) by the Ohio Police Officers Training Academy in the area of Civil Liability and Use of Force in 2017.

In his free time, Mr. Sexton enjoys reading, running and spending time with his daughters.


B.A., Miami University 1996
J.D., University of Dayton School of Law 1999