Marina Z. Beck



Bar Admissions

State of California

U.S. District Court, Central District of California


J.D., Southwestern University School of Law

M.A., Loyola Marymount University

B.A., San Francisco State University

Marina Beck began her family law training in law school, during a two year externship at the Los Angeles Superior Court. Ms. Beck has practiced family law exclusively since passing the bar in 2011, becoming the youngest partner at Kolodny Law Group in 2018.

Since 2011, Ms. Beck has focused her practice on sophisticated marital dissolution issues, including complex financial and property issues, high income support issues and complex custody matters, including international custody disputes (Hague Convention). She has also represented numerous clients in paternity and Domestic Violence Prevention Act matters.  Ms. Beck has handled high profile cases with national and international issues and consequences, representing high net worth individuals in many different fields, including the entertainment and sports industry, tech and business executives, philanthropists, doctors, attorneys, and their spouses with these matters often encompassing business/commercial contracts, entertainment, intellectual property and trade secrets disputes, entertainment and complex business matters and division of assets covered therein.

Ms. Beck specializes in family law litigation. She has taught on the faculty of the National Family Law Trial Institute, that includes the top family law litigators, jurists and forensic experts from across the country, focused on development of an advanced litigation skills course dedicated exclusively to family law.

Ms. Beck is most noted for fiercely protecting her clients’ interests. While her focus is in family law litigation, she is equally adept at negotiating settlement of disputed issues, achieving great success for her clients in and out of court.

Ms. Beck is fluent in Russian.



Southern California Super Lawyer’s Rising Star, 2018-2020


Los Angeles County Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2011 – present

Beverly Hills Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2011 – present