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Scott Edward France

Scott Edward France

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Criminal Defense, Speeding & Traffic Ticket

About Me

Scott France is the founder of France Law Group, LLC in Toledo, Ohio.  Already well respected in the bankruptcy attorney, Toledo, Ohio community, Scott is very active in his community.  Beyond his legal practice, Scott is frequently asked to serve as an Adjunct Professor at both Owens Community College and Stautzenberger College.  His teaching credentials include Bankruptcy Law, Criminal Law, Legal Environment of Business, Entrepreneurship, Medical Law & Ethics, and Intro to Business.


Outside the courtroom and classroom, Scott and his wife Cathie live a busy life with their 7 children.  Scott is a black belt in karate, a former teaching tennis pro, and an avid fan of both the Boston Red Sox and Indianapolis Colts.


Scott believes that the mission of France Law Group is to help find resolutions for those in financial crisis by using his knowledge of the US Bankruptcy Code. Scott takes personal satisfaction in helping people achieve a fresh start and peace of mind.


At France Law Group, we follow a simple philosophy: "Be the change. If you want to live in a world that looks a certain way, don't wait around for someone else to do it." (Phil Torrone, 2013). Simply put, don't hide from your creditors and don't wait for lottery winnings. Take control of your situation and make the necessary changes to get your "fresh start." You don't have to live with these pressures. With the help of a France Law Group attorney, you can "be the change" and improve your quality of life. Your "change" starts by making one simple phone call to (419) 725-9300. Free consultations are available.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 80%
    8 years, 450 cases
  2. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 10%
    9 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%
    9 years, 1 thousand cases



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

51 total 

  • Ryan Jacob Fishman

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Ryan Fishman Debt Collection Attorney
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  • Douglas MacMillan Borthwick

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    Douglas Borthwick Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Cum LaudeUniversity of Toledo2006
Magna Cum Laude (equivalent)University of Toledo Graduate School of Business2003

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentFeed My Face[book] Charity2013 - 2015
Adjunct Professor of Paralegal StudiesStautzenberger College2011 - Present
Adjunct Professor of Business/LawOwens Community College2010 - Present
Attorney/PartnerFrance Law Group, LLC (formerly known as Agnew & France, LLC)2008 - Present
AttorneyRauser & Associates2007 - 2008
Certified Legal InternWood County Public Defender2006 - 2007
Legal InternLucas County Children Services2004 - 2006


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Alicia's Voice CharityRegional Board Member (Perrysburg, OH)2013 - Present
United States Tennis Associationmember2012 - Present
WIN (Wealth In Numbers: Business Networking Group)Member2012 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of MichiganAdmitted to Practice2012 - Present
OMG (Outstanding Marketing Group!)Founding Member2011 - Present
United States District Court for District of ColoradoAdmitted to Practice2011 - Present
Little Flower ChurchEndowment Fund Committee2009 - 2011
United States District Court for the Northern District of OhioAdmitted to Practice2007 - Present
Toledo Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law CommitteeMember2007 - Present
Toledo Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Bankruptcy FilingsHappy clients/successful outcome

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Publication NameTitleDate
WTOL Channel 11 (Toledo, OH)Feed My Face[book] Campaign TV Interview2013
Sylvania AdvantageFeed My Face[book] Campaign Launched by France Law Group2013
The Shield & Guardian Newspaper"Learn The Pre-Garnishment Warning Signs"2008


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Toledo College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of Toledo Graduate School of BusinessMarketing/International BusinessMBA2003
University of ToledoBusiness Management/Liberal StudiesBS - Bachelor of Science1992

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Public Service Announcement10 Myths About Bankruptcy2015
College course for creditEntrepreneurship / Adjnuct Professor2015
College course for creditMedical Law & Ethics / Adjunct Professor2015
College Course for CreditBusiness Leadsership Adjunct Professor2014
College course for creditBusiness Law / Adjunct Professor2014
College course for creditCriminal Law / Adjunct Professor2013
College Course For CreditBankruptcy Law / Adjunct Professor2012
"Dollars & Sense", Ask The AttorneyFox Toledo: Ask The Attorney2012