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Jed J. French

Jed J. French

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Military Law

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About Me

Jed French is the managing partner of the law firm Powers & French. His practice is focused upon high conflict divorce, family law and military law. Certified in ”Collaborative Divorce.” Mr. French also provides unique co-parenting coaching services and mediation to co-parenting partners in high conflict divorce and post-divorce situations. He is a monthly presenter of the Kids First Program and co-facilitator of the nine-week Kids First’s Intensive Co-Parenting Education Program. Attorney French is a charter member to the Veteran/Military Website Advisory Group. He also is a member of the Domestic and Sexual Violence Pro Bono Panel.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Divorce & Separation: 75%
    21 years
  2. Military Law: 25%
    16 years



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Robert L. Guillory

    I endorse this lawyer. Jed is very experienced in family matters and does a good job for his clients.


    Robert Guillory Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Matthew F. Govan

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Matthew Govan Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Powers & French, P.A.

209 Main Street
Freeport, ME, 04032


MEAuthorized to practice law199407/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Make a Difference AwardSexual Assault Prevention and Response Services2014
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Outstanding Career Judge Advocate AwardJudge Advocates Association2012
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Highest Number of Pro Bono Hours in Cumberland CountyMaine State Bar Association2010
Family Law Achievement AwardMaine State Bar Association2010
M.G. Robert Gruber Award for Excellence in TeachingUnited States Air Force2008

Association NamePosition NameDuration
United States Air Force/Air National GuardJudge Advocate2000 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
Association of Family Conciliation CourtThe Kids First Program for Parents in High Conflict2006

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Air UniversityAir War CollegeCertificate2013
United States Air ForceNegotiation and Appropriate Dispute Resolution CourseCertificate2010
Harvard UniversityProgram on NegotiationCertificate2007
University of Maine School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
University of Southern MainePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1991

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Air Force Annual Survey of the LawMediation and Family Law2015
SCRA and Veteran's LawImpact of Military Laws and Regulations on Family Law2014
Kids FirstZealous Advocacy the Kids First Way2014
Summer MeetingDivorce and Military Law2011
Guardian Ad Litem TrainingCo-Parenting Education2010
Family Law InstituteTools for Working with Divided Parents2010
A Roadmap Through DivorceA Roadmap Through Divorce2009