Jessica T.S. Bernard Sexton

T 513.651.6969
F 513.651.6981
301 East Fourth Street
Great American Tower, Suite 3300
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Jessica is an Associate in the Labor and Employment practice group. She has experience working on litigation matters involving claims of employment discrimination, retaliation, wrongful discharge, and wage and hour violations. Jessica also advises clients on a variety of other employment related issues such as employee handbooks, non-competition agreements, FLSA exemptions, and other personnel policies and concerns. Jessica earned her B.A. from The Ohio State University. She then graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Dayton School of Law. While in law school Jessica was a law clerk at GE Aviation. She also served on the University of Dayton Law Review Editorial Board as the Outside Articles Editor. Prior to joining FBT, Jessica worked at the firm as a Summer Associate.

Highlights & Recognitions

  • CALI Award for Excellence, Civil Procedure
  • CALI Award for Excellence, Legal Writing I and II
  • CALI Award for Excellence, Civil Trial Practice
  • CALI Award for Excellence, Alternative Dispute Resolution Capstone
  • CALI Award for Excellence, Alternative Dispute Resolution for the Litigator

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Ohio Women’s Bar Association

Other Contact Info


Sonja Whalen
T 513.651.6434