B.S., Pennsylvania State University; J.D., Georgetown
Professor Sechler is a partner at the law firm of Robbins, Russell, Englert, Orseck, Untereiner & Sauber LLP, in Washington, D.C., where he focuses on high-stakes commercial litigation. Before joining Robbins Russell in January 2017, he was a Distinguished Visitor from Practice at Penn State Law School, where he taught courses in Evidence, Professional Responsibility, and Advocacy. Before that, he was a long-time partner in the law firm of Williams & Connolly LLP. Professor Sechler has substantial first-chair trial and appellate experience in courts throughout the country and handles a variety of complex litigation matters. In addition to Georgetown University Law Center and Penn State Law School, Professor Sechler has taught Professional Responsibility at the Antonin Scalia School of Law at George Mason University. He received his Juris Doctor degree from Georgetown University Law Center in 1989, and following graduation clerked for the Honorable Francis D. Murnaghan, Jr., of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.