Candidates > Judge Erich O’Brien – Sandusky Municipal Court

Judge Erich O'Brien - Sandusky Municipal Court

SANDUSKY MUNICIPAL COURT serves the following communities:
City of Sandusky, Bay View Village, Castalia Village, Perkins Township


University of Toledo College of Law
(Juris Doctor) - 1978 

University of Toledo 
Master of Public Administration - 1976 

Bowling Green State University
Graduated Cum Laude with arts 
and science degree in Political
Science and History - 1974


1996 to present 
Judge of Sandusky Municipal Court 
     Elected in 1995 to 1st term (1996 to 2001) 
     Re-elected in 2001 to 2nd term (2002 to 2007) 
     Re-elected in 2007 to 3rd term (2008 to 2013) 
     Re-elected in 2013 to 4th term (2014 to 2019)

Executive Director for Erie County Legal 
Aid and the Public Defender for Erie County

Staff Attorney for Erie County Legal Aid 
and the Public Defender for Erie County

Consumer Protection Agency-City of Toledo 

Professional Memberships

  • Member, Association of Municipal/County Judges of Ohio, Inc.
  • Member, Founding Committee for Erie County’s Drug Court Program-Benchmark
  • Member, Ohio State Bar Association
  • Member, Erie County Bar Association
  • Member, Erie County Corrections Planning Board
  • Former Member, Exchange Club of Sandusky