Kurt B. Drain

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Areas Of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Product Liability
  • Transportation Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Secured Lending Disputes
  • Construction Law
  • Property Rights
  • Non-Competition Agreements and Separation Agreements

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2000
  • California, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California


  • The University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • J.D., 1995
  • Yale University
    • B.A., 1992

Trite and simple solutions to complex issues usually aren’t.

– Kurt Drain

A Few of Kurt Drain’s Favorite Things…

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Spending time with family and friends



More About Kurt:

Before law school, I spent the summer as a camp counselor for kids age 5-12 during the day and as a nightclub bouncer at night. I dealt with an immeasurably more mature crowd during the day.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of California, Member
  • Chicago Bar Association, Member
  • Chicago Bar Association, Business Law Committee, Past Chair
  • Chicago Bar Association, Documentation, Drafting and Best Practices Subcommittee, Past Chair
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