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Deborah Rae Sexter, American lawyer. Bar: New Jersey 1987, United States District Court New Jersey 1987, New York 1988; Registered Nurse, New Jersey, New York; certified Registered Nurse anesthetist, American Association Nurse Anesthetists; certified fraud examiner, Association Certified Fraud Examiners.


Sexter, Deborah Rae was born on May 28, 1939 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Benjamin and Minnie (Popkewitz) Rochkin.


Bachelor of Business Administration, City College of New York, 1961. Associate of Applied Science, Bergen Community College, 1975. Master of Science, Fordham University, 1978.

Juris Doctor, Fordham University, 1987. Professional diploma, United Hospitals School Nurse Anesthesia, 1980.


Community organizer, New York City, 1965-1970. Staff nurse community hospitals, Bergen County, New Jersey, 1975-1978. Staff anesthetist Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York City, 1980-1983, Manhattan Eye, Ear, Throat Hospital, New York City, 1983-1984.

Chief nurse anesthetist Anesthesia Associates, Nyack, New York, 1984-1987. Private practice law Grand View-on-Hudson, 1987-1990. Senior assistant general counsel, inspector general Metropolitan Transportation Authority, New York City, 1990-1994.

Private practice Irvington, New York, since 1994. Adjunct assistan professor law and government John Jay College, City University of New York, New York City, 1987-1990. Director Paralegal Studies Certified program Mercy College, White Plains, New York, since 1997.


Village justice Village of Grand View-on-Hudson, 1986-1992. Vice chairman ethics committee Village of Irvington, New York, since 1992. Member ethics committee Community Hospital, Dobbs Ferry, New York, since 1995.

Ombudsman Long Term Nursing Home Care Program, New York State, since 1994. Member National Association Scholars, Federation American Immigration Reform, New York State Magistrates Association.


Married Jay Sexter, April 14, 1957. Children: David, Michael.