Hon. Jorge L. Ortiz

Hon. Jorge Luis Ortiz

Circuit Judge
Location:
Waukegan, Illinois
Phone:
(847) 377-3600
(847) 360-2975 (TDD)
Fax:
(847) 360-6409
Email:

Year Joined Firm

  • 2008

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1993

Education

  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1989
  • Loyola University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
    • B.A. - 1985

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Chicago Bar Association, Member, 1990 - Present
  • Illinois Bar Association, Member, 1990 - Present
  • Lake County Bar Association, Member, 1990 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Member, 1990 - Present
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Traffic Laws and Courts Section, Member
  • Illinois Child Support Advisory Committee, 2008 - 2010
  • National Judicial Child Support Task Force, 2009 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Lake County State's Attorney Office, State Attorney
  • Villages of Fox Lake and Lindenhurst, Village Prosecutor
  • Private Practice
  • State of Illinois Circuit Court, 19th Judicial Circuit, Associate Judge, December 2, 2002 - August 25, 2008
  • Assistant State's Attorney

Languages

  • Spanish