Eric C. Sexton Esq.

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Associate Attorney
Lee's Summit, Missouri

Eric Sexton knows the difficulties that comes with a divorce and family law cases and is ready to help you in your case. Eric has been practicing law for 24 years, so you can be certain that his experience and extensive knowledge will be a positive factor in getting you the best outcome in your family law case. Eric was an active member in the United States Army for 5 years so you can be sure that he will do whatever it takes to help his clients.

Eric is a graduate of The United States Military Academy at West Point. Eric then earned his Juris Doctor from Washburn University School of Law in Topeka, Kansas. After earning his degree, Eric gained his experience in the legal field working for multiple law firms in the Kansa City, Missouri area. You can now find him representing clients in solely family law matters out of the firm's Lee's Summit office. Additionally, Eric is Lead Counsel Rated for Divorce/Family Law in 2016, which is a quality assurance tool established in 1997.  Attorneys are eligible to be Lead Counsel Rated after demonstrating significant experience, peer endorsements and a clean discipline history. 

Eric grew up on a dairy farm outside Abilene, Kansas. After living for over 25 years in the Kansas City area, Eric now enjoys living in the Lee's Summit area with his two cats, Snickers and Butterfingers. In his spare time, you can find Eric enjoying his love of music (especially listening to his son's band), watching TV and movies, and reading. An avid sports fan, Eric also enjoys watching baseball, basketball, football, and hockey.

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Bar Admissions

  • Kansas, 1990
  • Missouri, 1990
  • U.S. District Court District of Kansas, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 1990
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Kansas
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit
  • Supreme Court of Kansas
  • Supreme Court of Missouri


  • Washburn University School of Law, Topeka, Kansas
    • J.D. - 1989
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Law Journal: Washburn Law Journal, Research Editor
  • United States Military Academy, West Point, New York
    • B.S. - 1982
    • Honors: Dean's List

Honors and Awards

  • AVVO Excellent Rating, 2015-Present
  • Lead Counsel Rated for Family Law, 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kansas Bar Association
  • State Bar of Missouri
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association


  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • Phi Kappa Phi
AVVO Rating Excellent Lead Counsel Rated