Olia A. Orekhov
Olia A. Orekhov is an associate attorney, having clerked with the firm while in law school in 2011. Olia had an interest in the practice of Family Law and Alternative Processes to Litigation while in law school, and she studied both during her three years at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. She is a member of the Center for Principled Family Advocacy, in which she participates in the Cooperative Practice Group.
Fluent in Russian, Olia completed a semester study-abroad program in St. Petersburg, Russia, where she focused on the Russian legal system. While in law school, she worked as a research assistant to her Legal Writing Professor, and, she was the Treasurer, Vice President, and, eventually, President of the Jewish Law School Association. Olia was recognized for her leadership role as the President of the Jewish Law School Association by the Cleveland State University Department of Student Life - Cleveland Hillel Foundation, and she received the Hillel at CSU Leadership Award in 2011.
Olia received her Bachelor's Degree from the Ohio State University, from which she graduated Cum Laude, with a major in Psychology and a minor in Russian Culture and Language. Olia is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association, the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association (Family Law Section) and the Cleveland-Marshall Alumni Association. Olia has completed the Guardian Ad Litem training program and is the current secretary of the Center for Principled Family Advocacy.