Kevin W. Dunn

Judge Kevin W. Dunn has been presiding over the Medina County Court of Common Pleas Probate and Juvenile Divisions since August 2013 upon being appointed by Governor John Kasich. The Judge was elected by Medina County voters to continue his duties in the position and began his six-year term February 2015.


After receiving his Bachelor of Arts at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, Judge earned his Juris Doctorate at the University of Akron School of Law. Judge Dunn was previously in private practice for twenty-two (22) years. During that time, he represented numerous clients in civil and criminal matters, estate planning, and corporate-related proceedings. He also served as prosecutor for the City of Medina and as acting Judge for the Wadsworth Municipal Court.

Judge Dunn is a member of the American Judges Association, National Probate Judges Association, Ohio Judicial College, Ohio Juvenile Judges Association, Ohio Probate Judges Association, The Ohio State Bar Association, and Medina County Bar Association. Judge has also been a presenter at several Continuing Legal Education Seminars, serves as a professional consultant for the government section of the American Legion Buckeye Boys State, and regularly attends conferences for legislation review.

The Judge has also been involved in numerous community organizations including Rotary Club of Medina, the Greater Medina Chamber of Commerce, Red Cross, youth sports, and is a parishioner at Sacred Heart Church in Wadsworth, Ohio. Judge Dunn and his wife have two (2) adult children and reside in Westfield Center, Ohio with their rescue Labrador Retriever, Stella.