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About Me

Marc H. Garelick is the managing associate attorney for the Orange County office of Meyer, Olson, Lowy & Meyers, LLP, matrimonial law firm with offices in Irvine and Century City, Calif. An expert in matters pertaining to custody, child and spousal support, paternity and guardianship proceedings, Garelick brings 6 years of experience in family law to serving the needs of his clients.

Mr. Garelick began his legal career at MOLM, practicng in their Century City office. Mr. Garelick then moved to Orange County and was an associate attorney at two high profile family law firms in Orange County. Mr. Garelick has rejoined MOLM to open their Orange County office. He works with high asset/high income individuals in complex, contested family law matters involving custody, visitation, support, domestic abuse issues, valuations of businesses and division and characterization of community and separate property assets.


Mr. Garelick is an active member of the California State Bar Association and the Family Law Section, as well as the Orange County Bar Association and Orange County Jewish Bar Association. He is also a participant in the Jewish Federation, NextGen and Solomon Society, acting as the vice-chair on the Board of Directors. Mr Garelick is also on the Board of Directors for GaucherPal. His charitable activities include starting a Voluntary Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program to help low-income individuals with tax preparation in Law School.

After receiving his Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a minor in Classical Civilizations from the University of California, Irvine, Mr. Garelick received his J.D. from Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles, while working full-time at a wills and trusts firm in Studio City, Calif.


Mr. Garelick enjoys spending time with his family and friends, including his son. His hobbies include his love of gadgets, his dog and golf.



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Practice Areas


  1. Family: 40%
  2. Divorce & Separation: 20%
  3. Domestic Violence: 10%
  4. Child Support: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 



Hourly ($325/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

16 total 

  • David Ryan Monarch

    I endorse this lawyer.


    David Monarch Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Robert Vetchtein

    I endorse this lawyer. Very knowledgeable with aggressive representation.


    Robert Vetchtein Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Meyer, Olson, Lowy & Meyers, LLP

2211 Michelson Drive.
Suite 340
Irvine, CA, 92612



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Southern California Rising StarsSouthern California Super Lawyers2015
Top 25 Orange County Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
Southern California Rising StarsSouthern California Super Lawyers2014
Dorothy Balisok Elder Advocacy ScholarshipSouthwestern Law School2007
Silver KeyAmerican Bar Association2007
Student Bar Association New Club Leader AwardSouthwestern Law School2007
VITA - Membership Start-up AwardIRS2006
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing Associate AttorneyMeyer, Olson, Lowy & Meyers, LLP2014 - Present
Associate AttorneyDishon & Block2012 - 2014
Senior AttorneyHughes & Hughes2011 - 2012
AttorneyMeyer, Olson, Lowy & Meyers, LLP2008 - 2011
Law ClerkBurgh, Balian and Bergstein2002 - 2008
Association NamePosition NameDuration
GaucherPalBoard Member2014 - Present
Anti-Defamation League - Glass Leadership InstituteMember2013 - 2014
FLEXCOMM - OCAttorney Member2013 - Present
The Elite OCMember2013 - Present
Jewish Federation - NextGenVice Chair2013 - Present
Jewish Federation - Solomon SocietyN/A2012 - Present
Orange County Bar Association, Family Law SectionN/A2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
American Bar Association, Law Student DivisionLt. Governor2006 - 2007
VITA - Southwestern Law SchoolDirector2006 - 2008
Phi Kappa Psi - Cal Kappa AlumniN/A2002 - Present
Publication NameTitleDate
Los Angeles Daily JournalBeware of the Pitfalls of Estate Planning during a Divorce2013
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern University, School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of California, IrvinePsychologyBS - Bachelor of Science2002
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Basics and Beyond of Living TrustsFamily Law and Estate Planning Crossover issues2013