Javier Ortega's practice focuses on antitrust and competition law, handling matters across a wide range of industries. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Ortega worked in the New York State Office of the Attorney General, Antitrust Bureau, where he represented the State of New York in a merger dispute.

Mr. Ortega graduated from IIT's Chicago-Kent College of Law, where he served as Submissions Editor for the Journal of Intellectual Property and Senior Member of the Moot Court Honor Society. During law school, Mr. Ortega served as a judicial intern in the chambers of the Honorable Jorge L. Alonso in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, as well as in the chambers of the Honorable Daniel T. Gillespie in the Circuit Court of Cook County.

Mr. Ortega is an IAPP Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US).

Credentials

Education
  • JD, Chicago-Kent College of Law, 2018, cum laude
  • BA, Art History and Economics, Florida State University, 2010, cum laude
Admissions
  • New York
Government & Military Service
  • Assistant Attorney General, New York State Office of the Attorney General, Antitrust Bureau
Activities
  • Volunteer Attorney, New York City Bar Association's Monday Night Law
Languages
  • Spanish
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