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Matthew Foley is an Bankruptcy attorney that has filed thousands of consumer and business bankruptcies for families and small businesses throughout Arizona. His breadth of practice encompasses bankruptcy, debt settlements, negotiations, & loan modifications.


Having touched the lives of thousands of Arizona clients with achieving debt relief, Mr. Foley has a vast knowledge of bankruptcy law, as well as the technical proficiency to provide exceptional guidance through the complex bankruptcy process. Uniquely, his follow through counsel carries forth to reestablishing credit and actualizing a true fresh start.


Mr. Foley’s professional experience includes prosecuting financial fraud for Arizona’s Office of the Attorney General, as well as, providing counsel to Arizona’s Departments of Financial Institutions, Real Estate, Insurance & representing the State’s Securities Division in blue sky law violations. Mr. Foley has also served as in-house counsel to one of Arizona’s largest not-for-profit lending institutions with managed assets exceeding one billion dollars. While in this capacity, he served as a compliance officer to oversee commercial, in-direct auto, & mortgage lending, and drafted Arizona’s proposed Member Business Lending Statutes.


Matthew Foley holds dual JD & MBA degrees from Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Conner College of Law and nationally recognized W.P. Carey College of Business. His undergraduate study includes earning the prestigious Morris K. Udall Award and the Willamette University Grant. Foley is currently an active member of the Arizona State Bar’s Bankruptcy Section and a respected mortgage analyst, including having authored a Mortgage Q & A column for Phoenix’s East Valley Tribune and helped spearhead Arizona’s predatory lending reform.



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Practice areas


  1. Bankruptcy: 75%
    11 years, 3 thousand cases
  2. Foreclosure: 15%
    11 years, 1.2 thousand cases
  3. Debt Settlement: 10%
    11 years, 850 cases



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Cash, Check

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  • Reagen A Kulseth

    I endorse Matt Foley. He is very knowledgeable and effective. I am l very confident referring my family law clients to him. I know he will give them excellent advice and assistance.


    Reagen Kulseth Child custody Attorney
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  • Nathan Carr

    I endorse this lawyer. I have referred Matt Foley bankruptcy cases for clients who are in Tucson, Arizona. He knows bankruptcy law and how to help his clients.


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Contact info

Law Offices of Matthew T. Foley, PLC

4400 East Broadway Boulevard
Suite 811
Tucson, AZ, 85711


AZActive 200507/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Consumer Choice AwardAVVO2015
Rising Star 2015Thomson Reuters2015
Consumer Choice AwardAVVO2014
Super LawyersThomson Reuters2014
Nominated for Torch AwardBetter Business Bureau2013
Consumer Choice AwardAvvo2013
Consumer Choice AwardAVVO2012
Rising StarThomson Reuters2012
Nomination for Torch AwardBetter Business Bureau2011
Morris K. Udall ScholarMorris K. Udall Foundation2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing MemberLaw offices of Matthew Foley, PLC2008 - Present
Bankruptcy LitigationPhillips Law Group, PLLC2006 - 2008
Compliance & In-house CounselArizona State Savings & Credit Union2005 - 2006
Financial Prosecutor (Clerkship)Arizona Attorney General's Office2003 - 2005
PresidentVolunteer Income Tax Assisting (VITA)2001 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
Bankruptcy Bar Association ArizonaMember2011 - Present
Better Business Bureau'A' Ranking Member2010 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Predatory Lending DefenseWithdrawal of Complaint
Adversarial Caseobjection withdrawn or settled
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Publication nameTitleDate
State Bar CLE BooksContinued Legal Education Material (CLE)2014
tucsonlawcenter.comTucson Law Center2011
A.R.S (Proposed)Arizona Revised Statutes - Member Business Lending2006
Law JournalOral Argument Held by ASU Law Journal Society2000
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of LawFinance LawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Arizona State UniversityFinanceMBA2004
Willamette UniversityEcological Biology & Environmental Policy StudyBS - Bachelor of Science2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual Bar ConferenceBankruptcy/Consumer Case Law2014
Understanding Bankruptcy & Loan ModificationLoan Modification & Bankruptcy2011