• Who knew that I was a leader in providing knowledge to others (now called “Democratizing Knowledge)!! An article on Wired, Natalie Chyi, focuses a light on how COVID-19 has changed the prospective of on sharing [...]

  • Coronavirus Stimulus Package F.A.Q.: Checks, Unemployment and More (summary from New York Times, March 27, 2020, plus other resources). On March 27, 2020, the President signed a $2 trillion economic relief plan to offer assistance [...]

  • New rule removes interest rate limits on subprime and payday lenders According to an article in Credit Slips, posted by Adam Levitin, the Trump administration has just proposed a rule that declares open season on [...]

  • ‘Could the CFPB‘s Complaint Database Go Dark Because Trump’s Lackey Wants to Protect Big Business? Reprint from Findlaw, By Christopher Coble, Esq. on May 15, 2018 12:59 PM In the wake of the 2007-08 financial crisis, Congress created [...]

  • As of fall, 2018 it is illegal to pass off a pet as a “service animal”; violators will be fined $250 PER OCCURRENCE.  House Bill 2588 The new Arizona law “A PERSON MAY NOT FRAUDULENTLY [...]

  • Published On: March 1, 2018

    Do you have a plan as you wonder through your life?  If not, why not?  It is okay if your plan is to live each day to its fullest or to plan each new stage [...]

  • Published On: November 6, 2017

    CONGRATULATIONS! YOU EARNED OUR GOLD CLIENT CHAMPION AWARD! Announcement from Martindale-Hubbell: your clients think you are wonderful and so do we! Because your clients have highly recommended you, we are thrilled to award you our [...]

  • As an Arizona attorney with more than 25 years experience in bankruptcy and foreclosure I see people making desperate economic decisions they later regret. I deal with this behavior by mumbling under my breath (and [...]

  • Diane L. Drain receives Lifetime Achievement Award "for a career of overwhelming and extraordinary pro bono services in establishing the Bankruptcy Court Self Help Center and leadership in the bankruptcy pro bono programs. The other [...]

  • Published On: November 5, 2013

    Diane Drain Selected as Top Valley Consumer Attorney. Diane receives perfect 10 out of 10 in reviews at AVVO. Diane L. Drain, bankruptcy attorney, retired law professor, mentor and community spokesperson. North Valley [...]

  • caring service

    “You folks are the BEST OF THE BEST in Arizona” M.H. "caring service" M.C.

  • I will never forget how much they helped me get my life back.

    I will never forget how much they helped me get my life back. R.A.   As you can imagine, filing for bankruptcy can be stressful. Finding the right attorney can add to this stress. Working with Diane and Jay to guide me through this difficult process was the [...]

  • Diane was so professional, knowledgeable, thorough and very kind to work with

    “Diane was so professional, knowledgeable, thorough and very kind to work with” S.V. Diane was so professional, knowledgeable, thorough and very kind to work with as she guided me through the extremely emotional process of filing bankruptcy. She was optimistic and positive and always available if I [...]