Marie A. LaMolinara



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Los Angeles Family law attorney Marie A. LaMolinara has worked on a wide range of cases for clients involved in marital dissolutions and disputes over custody and property division.

Top Family law attorney in Los Angeles, Marie LaMolinara, has considerable experience with matters involving custodydomestic violence, and restraining orders. She recently authored an article on minimizing risks in domestic violence actions, which was published by the Daily Journal. A member of the Association of Trial Lawyers, Marie also is a member of the family law sections of the Beverly Hills Bar Association and Los Angeles County Bar Association.

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Certified Family Law Specialist

Marie A. LaMolinara

Practice Areas

  • Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2003


  • Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D. - 12/2002
    • Honors: Southwestern Moot Court Honors Program, Member, 2001
    • Honors: First-Place Regional Team and Individual Recipient, Best Oralist Award, Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Competition Final Rounds
  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles
    • B.A. - 1997
    • Honors: Dean’s List Commendations, 1995 and 1996

Professional Associations &

  • Association of Trial Lawyers, Member, 2003 to Present
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member


  • Southern California Super Lawyers “Rising Star,” 2008–2012

Published Work

  • “Strategic decisions to minimize risks in domestic violence actions,” Co-Author, Daily Journal, June 19, 2019

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Minor's Counsel