Mary Sexton

Librarian and Foreign, Comparative and International Law Librarian

Mary Sexton joined the staff at the Heafey Law Library at Santa Clara University in 2006 as the Foreign, Comparative and International Law Librarian. She teaches Advanced Legal Research: Foreign, Comparative, and International Legal Research and guest lectures in several courses in international law.  Prior to joining the staff at Santa Clara, Mary worked in the University of Iowa Law Library, specializing in foreign, comparative, and international legal research, and at the University of San Diego’s Legal Research Center. She has also worked as a reference librarian at the University of Maine School of Law, where she was responsible for government documents, including European Union publications. Mary is a member of the Illinois Bar. She has taught business law at Loyola University of Chicago and worked as a tax law editor for Commerce Clearing House (CCH).


M.A.L.S., Rosary College

LL.M. (Taxation), New York University 

J.D., University of Michigan Law School

M.A., Northwestern University

B.A., Barat College

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