Hon. Mary Wiseman, Administrative Judge
Judge Wiseman was appointed to the General Division bench in 2007, and was elected to a new, six-year term in November 2022.
Judge Wiseman received her B.S. from Ball State University in 1984 and her J.D. with honors from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 1988.
Prior to her judicial service, Judge Wiseman practiced complex civil litigation in state and federal courts nationwide. She has taught at the University of Dayton School of Law and Sinclair Community College. She served on the Dayton City Commission from 1998-2002.
Judge Wiseman is a past President of the Dayton Bar Association and the Carl D. Kessler Inn of Court, and has served as chair of the court’s Technology Committee.
Judge Wiseman is a member of the American, Ohio, and Dayton Bar Associations, Ohio Common Pleas Judges Association, Carl D. Kessler Inn of Court, and Dayton Lawyers Club. She is admitted to the United States Supreme Court and numerous other federal courts at the district trial and appellate level.
She is a past trustee and member of a diverse array of community groups, and has received numerous awards and recognitions for civic and professional accomplishments.
Judge Wiseman’s courtroom is courtroom 12. It is located on the fourth floor at the end of the hallway on the left hand side.