Attorneys & Staff

Diane Curiel

Legal Assistant

Ms. Curiel brings her years of experience and expertise as a Family Law legal assistant to Childers and Associates. Ms. Curiel began her employment with the firm in November, 2009, as the Legal Assistant in our Criminal Department. Ms. Curiel rapidly became familiar with the legal field and transitioned to our family law department in March, 2011.

Ms. Curiel has a passion for helping clients navigate some of the most difficult times in their lives with dignity and grace. She is compassionate, sharp, understanding, and is an excellent liaison between client and attorney. Ms. Curiel’s background in family law has provided her with extensive knowledge and understanding in matters of domestic violence restraining order, pre- and post-marital agreements, marital dissolutions, legal separations, marital property disputes, child and spousal support litigation, settlement, and trial.

Ms. Curiel is a native of the Imperial Valley, a single mother of two children, and is able to draw upon her own life experience to caringly connect with clients in what can be an emotional time. Ms. Curiel is instrumental in helping clients remain focused on the progression of their cases through the legal system.

Ms. Curiel is a member of the County Legal Professional Association of Imperial County and a member of Western Avenue Baptist Church in Brawley.