12800 Center Court Drive
Cerritos, CA 90703
Marilou Mirkovich has been an attorney for over 30 years. During that time, she has represented employers in all aspects of labor relations and employment law. For the past 15 years, conducting, supervising, and evaluating investigations has comprised the central part of Ms. Mirkovich’s practice, with a focus on discrimination, harassment, whistleblower allegations, Title IX sexual misconduct, Public Safety Officer and Firefighter misconduct, and other complaints.
Ms. Mirkovich has received Title IX investigator certification through the Association of Title IX Administrators, and has acted as an external adjudicator for Title IX sexual misconduct hearings. Her training in trauma informed investigations helps her with sexual misconduct investigations at post-secondary academic institutions. She also trains employees of post-secondary institutions and workplaces to investigate claims of sexual misconduct.
Ms. Mirkovich received her undergraduate degree in economics from the University of Redlands and her Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles.
Ms. Mirkovich has conducted investigations for many entities, including: City of Anaheim, City of Colton, City of Covina, City of Downey, City of Fullerton, City of Long Beach, City of Newport Beach City of Norwalk, City of Santa Ana, City of Santa Monica, City of Whittier, Los Angeles Superior Court, Los Angeles World Airports, Occidental College, Orange County Fire Authority, Orange County Sanitation District, Orange County Superior Court, and the University of Southern California.
“Five ‘Tripping Points’ in Workplace Investigations,” Public Law Journal, an Official Publication of the State Bar of California Public Law Section (Winter 2016)
Ms. Mirkovich is currently on the Board of Directors of the Community Family Guidance Center (Center) and has served as its President. The Center provides low cost mental health care to families at risk in Artesia, Bellflower, Cerritos, Downey, Hawaiian Gardens, Lakewood, Norwalk, and Paramount. Ms. Mirkovich has also been on the Board of Directors for the Friends of the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts.