Ira J. Mirkin

Ira Mirkin - Wrongful Termination Lawyer, Workers Compensation Lawyer, Employment Discrimination Lawyer & Defense Lawyer in Youngstown, OH - The Law Firm of Green Haines Sgambati

Senior Partner


Ira J. Mirkin is certified by the Ohio State Bar Association as a Specialist in Labor and Employment Law.  Attorney Mirkin’s practice has included, among other things, the preparation and trial of many civil rights and employment related cases, representing employees and employers.  He has been invited to speak on constitutional issues, procedural issues relating to employment litigation, Family & Medical Leave Act, education law, sexual harassment, employment-at-will and employment discrimination at conferences sponsored by the Ohio State Bar Association, the Ohio Education Association, the Industrial Relations Research Association, the National Business Institute, the Mahoning County Bar Association, the Trumbull County Bar Association, and the Mahoning/Trumbull Counties Trial Lawyers Association.  Attorney Mirkin carries the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory’s highest rating, a.v., and has been selected by Super Lawyers Magazine as an Ohio Super Lawyer.

Areas of Practice:

Civil Rights
Employment Law — Employee
Employment Law — Employer
Labor Law
Education Law

Bar Admissions:

Ohio, 1979
U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
U.S. Claims Court
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit


The Ohio State University, 1975

The University of Toledo College of Law, Toledo, Ohio, 1979, cum laude

Honors and Awards:

AV Preeminent® has awarded Attorney Ira Mirkin its highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards for the year 2016.  The AV Preeminent Rating is the pinnacle of professional excellence through a strenuous Peer Review Ration process that is monitored by the world’s most trusted legal resource: Martindale-Hubbell®.

Professional Associations and Memberships:

American Bar Association, Litigation Section, Member
Ohio State Bar Association, Labor Employment and Litigation Sections, Member
Mahoning County Bar Association, Member
Labor & Employment Law Section Board of Governors, Former Representative
National Employment Lawyers Association, Member
Ohio Employment Lawyers Association, Member
Cleveland Employment Lawyers Association, Member
National Organization of Lawyers for Education Associations, Member