Marlo Van Oorschot has for nearly 20 years been a respected Los Angeles-based family law attorney who has helped hundreds of clients resolve complex financial issues in connection with divorce including property disputes involving closely held businesses. She is the founding and managing partner of Van Oorschot Law Group, PC.
In October, 2001 Ms. Van Oorschot opened her own office focusing on family law and continues to limit her practice to family law matters. She had previously practiced with two leading Los Angeles law firms in the area of family law after receiving her J.D. Degree in 1994 from Southwestern University School of Law. She also holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from California Polytechnic State University and has worked as a financial analyst.
Reflecting her achievements in family law, Ms. Van Oorschot was in 2012-2015 selected by her professional peers as a California SuperLawyer as designated in Los Angeles Magazine, having earlier in her career been designated as a SuperLawyers "Rising Star." She has also obtained AV® Preeminent™ status as part of the authoritative Martindale-Hubbell peer-review process.
Ms. Van Oorschot received her basic (40 hours) and advanced (20 hours) mediation training through Mosten Mediation Training in Los Angeles, CA. Ms. Van Oorschot has served as a mediator for the Los Angeles Superior Court and now brings her mediation skills to her private practice and to the Santa Barbara Superior Court.