Faculty Profile

Jeff Sefton, J.D., LL.M. is Adjunct Faculty at Franklin University.  He is responsible for Franklin’s taxation courses and has served as an adjunct instructor in the Accounting Program at Franklin University since 2000, teaching tax courses as well as various fraud and legal courses.  Jeff has been selected twice by graduating students to receive Franklin’s Robert L. Bailey Teaching Award (Winter 2006 and Summer 2010) which recognizes the faculty member who had the most significant influence on their educational experience at Franklin.  Jeff has also served as an adjunct professor of law at the University of Cincinnati College of Law in Cincinnati, Ohio.  since 2008.  Prior to joining the Franklin faculty, Jeff served as a judicial law clerk to two different federal judges, and he is a Partner at Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL in Cincinnati, Ohio, where his practice focuses on complex litigation, particularly financial and tax litigation.   Jeff received his Juris Doctor and Master of Laws in Taxation from Capital University Law School in Columbus, Ohio.

  • Course Listing

    • ACCT 343 Legal Elements of Fraud
    • ACCT 390 Federal Income Tax I
    • ACCT 420 Federal Income Tax II
    • ACCT 425 Accounting Information Systems
    • FPLN  430  Income Tax Planning

    Research Interests

    • No research interests available at this time.