...Judge PickrelJudge John Pickrel has been the Presiding Judge of the Dayton Municipal Court since 1991 and continues that role through the present.Judge Pickrel received his B.A. from the University of Dayton in 1967 and his J.D. from The Ohio State University in 1970.
Since its beginning in 2003, he
has presided over the Mental Health Docket. His
service to the community includes: the Legal Aid Society/Model Cities Legal Services, 1970-1975; Staff Attorney, Montgomery County Public Defender, 1975-1977; Private Practice, 1977-1984; Board Member, Dayton Volunteer Lawyers Project
, 1989-Present; Member Criminal Justice Council of Montgomery County
, 1990-Present; Municipal and County Court Judges Association of Ohio
, Member 1984-Present, Trustee 1991-Present, President 2002-2003; Member, Dayton and Ohio State Bar Associations