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Deanna has been practicing bankruptcy law (chapter 7 and 13) since 2005 and opened her own law firm in 2010.  She also has some experience in family law, personal injury and general litigation.  Since 2010 she focuses solely on bankruptcy matters and represents people filing bankruptcy (not creditors) almost exclusively.  She handles a variety of different types of cases including personal and business bankruptcies.


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Practice areas


  1. Chapter 7: 50%
  2. Chapter 13: 30%
  3. Bankruptcy: 15%
  4. Foreclosure: 5%



Fixed (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

9 total 

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  • Roger J. Hudson II

    I endorse Ms. Bachman wholeheartedly. She has an extraordinary and thorough knowledge of bankruptcy law and debt relief. She is always willing to help other attorneys and cares deeply about the law and the people it affects in every case.


    Roger Hudson Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • L. Ashley Zubal

    I recommend Deanna as a superior bankruptcy attorney. While attentive to the needs of each client in a caring manner, she will also aggressively advocate her client's position when appropriate. I would feel confident with her as my counsel.


    L. Zubal Bankruptcy and debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Bachman Law, P.C.

4800 Mills Civic Parkway, Suite 205
West Des Moines, IA, 50265-5265


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Certificate of Recognition (for exceptional service)Client Security Commission of the Supreme Court of Iowa2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PresidentBachmn Law, P.C.2010 - Present
AttorneyHudson, Mallaney, Shindler & Anderson, PC2005 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2008 - Present
Polk County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Iowa State Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Polk County Women AttorneysMember2005 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Polk County Women AttorneysBoard Member2006 - 2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Drake University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of IowaMarketing, ManagementBA - Bachelor of Arts2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
30th Annual Bankruptcy ConferenceStudent Loan Hardship Discharge in Bankruptcy2011
Nuts and Bolts of Bankruptcy LawChapter 7 and 13 Bankruptcy2009
Bankruptcy Law and LitigationAutomatic Stay Litigation and Protecting the Creditor's Position2009
28th Annual Bankruptcy ConferenceThe Impact of Bankruptcy on Family Law2009
Instructor 2 summer sessionsDebtor/ Creditor Law for Paralegals2007