LOS ANGELES, March 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwestern Law School honored Los Angeles-based family law firm Meyer, Olson, Lowy and Meyers, LLP (MOLM) at its 28th Annual Alumni Awards Gala on March 9, 2017 at the California Science Center. MOLM received the "Outstanding Law Firm" award for its enduring commitment to hiring, mentoring, and advancing Southwestern graduates.
Founded entirely by female partners, Lisa Helfend Meyer, Doreen Olson, Dana Lowy (Southwestern Class of 1992), and Felicia Meyers, MOLM specializes in all aspects of family law. Since its inception, MOLM has been dedicated to developing young talent and attracting the best and the brightest family law attorneys. In 2012, Anne N. Slusser and Ben Valencia II, members of Southwestern's Class of 2001, were made partners at the firm. In January 2017, Craig S. Pedersen was made a partner. Today, MOLM has grown to 21 attorneys, including seven Southwestern alumni.
Accepting the award on behalf of MOLM, Dana Lowy said, "We feel that it is important to mentor young attorneys and law students, not only on the practice of law, but also on ethics and professionalism. I am fortunate to have been a part of MOLM for nearly 22 years, and the skills that I honed at Southwestern have enabled me to be a part of the tremendous growth of our firm."
MOLM offers its clients a depth of experience unmatched by other family law firms in California. MOLM serves clients from its offices in Century City and Irvine. Attesting to its reputation, MOLM also routinely receives requests to represent clients outside of California, with recent cases in Hawaii, Arizona, and Wisconsin.
Proceeds from the Gala support the Domestic Violence Advocacy Initiative. Established in 2016, the Initiative provides financial stipends to law students and alumni who work or provide pro bono legal services to survivors of domestic violence.
Meyer, Olson, Lowy & Meyers, LLP (MOLM), the preeminent female-owned family law firm in Southern California, prides itself on its highly aggressive and focused representation. This innovative firm specializes in all aspects of family law, including complex divorce, division of high-net-worth estates, high-conflict custody matters, international and domestic child custody move-away cases, parental alienation and estrangement custody cases, pre- and post-nuptial agreements, dissolution of domestic partnerships and issues specific to LGBTQ+ families, and mediation. MOLM has offices in Century City and Irvine and brings a rare combination of legal sophistication, tenacity, and empathy to the practice of family law to serve its clientele, which includes members of the entertainment and financial industries, business leaders, and professional athletes. For more information, visit molfamlaw.com or call (310) 277-9747.
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