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Richard Sexton

Richard Sexton, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1959, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1968. Board directors Park Slope Christian Help, Inc. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1951-1955. Member Association Bar New York City, American Bar Association.

Background

  • Sexton, Richard was born in 1929 in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Joseph Cantwell and Eleanor Carr (Kenny) Sexton.

  • Education

    • Student, Amherst College, 1949. Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, 1951. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1958.

    Career

    • Associate firm Sullivan & Cromwell, New York City, 1958-1964. With Supply Chain Management Corporation, 1964-1986, assistant counsel, 1964-1967, division general counsel Smith-Corona Marchant division, 1967-1972, vice president, general counsel parent company, 1972-1986, secretary, 1977-1986. Private practice, business consultant, since 1986.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1959, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1968.

    Works

    • Board directors Commonweal Magazine.

    Membership

    Board directors Park Slope Christian Help, Inc. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1951-1955. Member Association Bar New York City, American Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Joan Fleming, 1957. Children: Molly, Joseph, Lucy, Michael, Ann, Katherine.
    • father: Joseph Cantwell Sexton
    • mother: Eleanor Carr (Kenny) Sexton
    • spouse: Joan Fleming
    • children: Molly Sexton
    • Joseph Sexton
    • Lucy Sexton
    • Michael Sexton
    • Ann Sexton
    • Katherine Sexton
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