Workplace Investigations

Investigation of the full-range of alleged workplace misconduct, internal complaints, and review of management practices

MRG has experienced investigators having conducted over 500 workplace investigationsThe MRG Investigation group is more than a team of both highly skilled attorney investigators and licensed private investigators, we are the “go to” experts to provide investigation training, expert witness services, procedure review and best practices for the evolving field of workplace investigations.   

But we’re more – we are also experienced technical experts in all critical areas impacting public sector employeesOur team includes former County Counsel, a former Chief of Police and Safety command staff, as well as former Directors of Human Resources and public agency departments.  We know both the how and why” issues related to public sector operations.  

We are also available to help resolve the conflicts that result in workplace claims.  Our mediators are seasoned and experienced at conflict resolution and, more importantly, in brokering resolutions and generating a plan of action.  We help develop the skills of the staff member that undermine the client’s operations and limit organizational potential. 

We also serve as hearing officers and neutral fact finders to assist our clients in seeking final resolution to critical organizational challenges. 

 

Workplace Investigations

Investigation of the full-range of alleged workplace misconduct, internal complaints, and review of management practices

  • Workplace Investigations – Investigations conducted by licensed investigator. Investigation scope includes the full-range of workplace misconduct, including alleged harassment, discrimination, and internal complaints. Extensive experience conducting investigations of workplace complaints, including over 300 workplace investigations of factual disputes for public and private sector employers
  • Organizational Support and Advice – Advice and counsel for decision-makers; coaching and conflict resolution services for employees and management; post investigation mediation and workplace conflict resolution services
  • Adjudication and Related Support – Serve as hearing officer for internal grievances; review grand jury related allegations and findings

 

Expert Witness Testimony

Certified expert support on matters including the adequacy of investigations, public sector personnel practices, performance management, and the ADA interactive process

  • Arbitration Hearings – Expert witness testimony by certified expert provided in arbitration hearings concerning pay and benefits programs
  • Grand Jury, Personnel Boards, Civil Service Commissions and adjudication panels – Expert witness testimony concerning investigation outcomes and employee relations matters, as well as the adequacy of public agency budget and financial condition to support personnel and staffing
  • City Council presentations in both open and closed sessions.

 

Licensed Private Investigators

Mary Egan
Private Investigator and Qualified Manager
California BSIS PI License 24104

Lisa Sullivan
Private Investigator and Qualified Manager
California BSIS PI License 28436

Rudy Escalante
Private Investigator
California BSIS PI License 188047

Privacy Policy — MRG contracts with clients to perform confidential workplace investigations. Personal and private Information supplied to or obtained by MRG in the course of providing client services is held by MRG in strict confidence. Such information may be provided to our clients as part of a confidential investigative report, or produced as required by law.

 

Personal Information Disclosure — United States or Overseas: MRG does not supply any personal information to any person or entity outside the United States or its Territories for any purpose other than to, potentially, deliver a confidential investigative report to a client, or as otherwise required by law.