Aventura Family Law

Our Attorneys – Olivia Retenauer, Esq.

Olivia Retenauer, Esq. was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Ms. Retenauer graduated magna cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law in May 2012. Prior to attending the University of Miami, Ms. Retenauer graduated as a three-year graduate from the University of Michigan where she graduated with high distinction with a degree in Political Science in 2008.

While at the University of Miami School of Law, Ms. Retenauer participated as an intern, and later as a distinguished fellow with the Children & Youth Law Clinic, whereat she assisted in the representation of Florida’s most vulnerable children in the dependency system. Ms. Retenauer also served as a family law faculty research assistant drafting various articles on emerging family law issues including published articles. During her career at the University of Miami School of Law, Ms. Retenauer participated in summer clerkships with prominent family law attorneys.

Ms. Retenauer is the recipient of the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Civil Procedure I and Civil Procedure II and recognition for highest achievement in Family Law. She was also the recipient of merit based and public interest scholarships at the University of Miami School of Law.

Ms. Retenauer’s practice is focused on complex family law issues, including divorce, post-judgment modification actions, child support establishment and enforcement and paternity. Prior to her career in family law, Ms. Retenauer practiced transactional business law at a national firm. Ms. Retenauer focused particularly in the areas of mergers & acquisitions and securities regulation. She brings with her a knowledge of complex business transactions to assist in the practice of complex family litigation, particularly involving business issues and claims.

 

Areas of practice:
Olivia’s practice is concentrated in marital and family law, certain types of commercial and civil litigation as well as appellate work (principally family law related appeals).

 

Bar admissions:
Florida Bar 2012

Education:

University of Michigan – Bachelor of Arts (Political Science with high distinction) 2008
University of Miami School of Law – Juris Doctor magna cum laude 2012

Our Location

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3590 Mystic Pointe Drive
Aventura, Florida 33180
Phone: (305) 940-4000
Fax: (305) 940-0940

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