416 N ERIE ST #100 TOLEDO, OHIO 43604 • (419) 930-3030


  • University of Toledo’s College of Arts and Science (B.A. ‘04)
  • University of Toledo, College of Law (‘07)


  • Criminal Defense


Mr. Dugan has predominately focused on criminal law and accepting appointments in criminal cases.  In 2008, Mr. Dugan accepted his first appointment to an appellate case from the Lucas County Court of Common Pleas.  What started off as a method of supplementing his income turned into a found passion and a needed niche in the community.  By 2011, Mr. Dugan stopped taking most criminal appointments in favor of appellate appointments.

In May 2014, Mr. Dugan joined Groth & Associates as the firm’s full time Appellate Counsel.  As of October, 2014, Mr. Dugan has been a part of over 130 Appellate cases.


Our experience with Attorney Stevin Groth was nothing short of life changing.
When we first contacted Mr. Groth, he gave us his cell phone number and we were able to directly contact him day or night. His knowledge of the Ohio judicial system was astounding. He handled all aspects of our case himself, never once handing off our case to jr. associates. Stevin had positive relationships with all the judges, district attorneys and court personal that we came in contact with. Stevin’s persuasive arguments on our son’s behalf cleared him of all charges. Because of Stevin’s abilities, our son is able to move forward with his life without the stigma of a criminal record. We could not recommend Stevin Groth more highly.


Dan is an amazing attorney. He had my divorce finalized in a short period of time. A lot quicker than I thought it was going to be and for that I’m thankful! Dan knew exactly what he was talking about. Any questions I had Dan, and his assistant, Michelle was glad to answer. The outcome of my divorce was exactly what I was hoping for.
Thank You Dan for your services!


Allison Lawrence is the best lawyer I have hired.she was attentive when I presented my case to her & knew exactly how to handle it.very professional person when it comes to her job,also a humanitarian.Allison has given me great advice in a free consultation,as well as stood by side in court with chargers pending,of course she got the charges dismissed!!Great attorney,very need of a lawyer,I highly recommend Allison Lawrence.



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