Mirela is the Firm’s Family Law attorney and expert. She is a native of Bosnia and Hercegovina who has made Colorado her home for the last 12 years. Mirela graduated from University of Colorado-Boulder with a BA in Political Science and a minor in Russian Studies. Wanting to pursue a career in law, Mirela attended the University of Utah where she received her Juris Doctorate. Since becoming an attorney, Mirela has focused her practice exclusively on Family Law.
Mirela has handled a wide variety of cases including uncontested divorces, contested divorces, child custody, dependency and neglect, child support, spousal support/alimony, modifications, paternity, legal separation, parental rights, and restraining orders. Her desire to help families during the most difficult time of their life has made Mirela an extremely compassionate attorney who goes above and beyond for her clients in order to bring them the best possible outcome. Whether a case is referred to Mediation or whether it goes all the way to a final hearing, Mirela provides aggressive and zealous representation to all her clients.
Mirela enjoys working with a diverse group of people and has been able to utilize her knowledge of Spanish and Bosnian languages while working with her clients.
Throughout law school, Mirela was actively involved in numerous organizations such as Minority Law Caucus and Women Lawyers of Utah. As part of the clinical program in school, Mirela interned at the Office of the Guardian ad Litem where she represented the interests of neglected and abused children in Court. Additionally, Mirela interned at the Legal Aid Society where she focused on helping the Hispanic community in preparation of divorce documents.
In her free time, Mirela volunteers at the Bosnian Educational Cultural Center of Colorado where she works with other community members on preservation of the Bosnian culture. After work, Mirela enjoys hiking, rollerblading, portrait photography and spending time with her family and friends.
- Family Law
- Parental Rights
- Criminal Defense
- Political Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, B.A.
- University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, J.D.
- Colorado Bar Association
- Bosnian Educational Cultural Center of Colorado
- State of Colorado