Sean P. Duffy is the District Attorney for Ashland County Wisconsin. Sean is currently serving his fourth term as Ashland County's District Attorney and is recognized as an aggressive prosecutor with a better than 90% trial success rate. He is most proud of his dedication to prosecuting child sex crimes. Working together with law enforcement, Sean helped make Ashland County one of the first counties in the state to investigate and prosecute child internet sex crimes.
Sean was born and raised in rural Wisconsin and has never strayed far from his roots. Wisconsin's storied lumber history runs through his veins. His great, great grandfather was one of the state's early pioneers and a laborer for the Northwestern Lumber Company. His great grandfather, one of the city of Hayward's founding settlers, was a sawyer for 27 years.
Four generations later, Sean is carrying on the family tradition as a nationally recognized professional lumberjack athlete. He is a three-time world champion in the 90-foot speed climb and an accomplished log-roller. Sean has been a color commentator for ESPN's Great Outdoor Games, as well as a Badger State Games Honorary Athlete and takes pride in bringing national attention to a sport with vital roots in Wisconsin's proud history.
Among Wisconsin's younger voters, Sean is well-known for having been cast on MTV's iconic reality show, The Real World. Through the show, Sean met Arizona native Rachel Campos, and a year and a half later, they married and returned to northwestern Wisconsin to raise their family. After Sean graduated from law school he practiced law at his father's Hayward law firm before becoming a special prosecutor in Ashland, Wisconsin, Shortly thereafter, he became the assistant D.A, and later the District Attorney.duffyforcongress
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