Board of Directors Profile

Doreen Mercado, Esq.

Attorney at Law, Board Secretary

Doreen M. Mercado, Esq., joined the HENAAC Board of Directors in1999 and is currently the Board Secretary.

Ms. Mercado is a Litigation Attorney in Whittier , California, and sole proprietor of the Law Offices of Doreen M. Mercado, Esq., located at 13225 Hadley Street, Whittier, California 90601-4511, Telephone 562-298-4700, fax 562-789-9315, E-mail

Ms. Mercado's practice focuses on civil litigation, including business law and defense of workers' compensation claims. Her clients include individuals, professional firms, private business owners and self-insured entities.

Ms. Mercado earned her J.D. from Loyola Law School in 1990. She earned her B.A. from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1986 with a major in Political Science. In 1979, she received her A.A. Degree from Rio Hondo College in Paralegal Education.

She has been a member of the State Bar of California since 1990. She is admitted to the United States District Court for the Central District of California. She was President of the Whittier Bar Association for 2007 and continues as a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association.

Past affiliations include the law firms of Moreno, Becerra, Guerrero & Casillas, Stone & Hiles, Spray Gould & Bowers, and Cummins and White, in Los Angeles, Ca.