Joseph John Ortego

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Biography

Assistant District Attorney, New York County, 1979-1983.

Areas of Practice (26)

  • Automotive, Trucking & Fuel Systems
  • Aviation
  • Aviation Product Liability
  • Consumer Products
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Health Effects - Toxic & Complex Torts
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Medical Devices
  • NP Second Opinion
  • NP Trial
  • Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Litigation
  • Securities & Governance Litigation
  • Class Actions
  • Corporate & Finance
  • Food Safety Litigation
  • Food, Beverage & Agriculture
  • Global Disputes
  • Products: Class Action, Trade & Industry Representation
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Financial Services Litigation
  • Corporate Governance
  • Labor & Employment
  • Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Labor & Employment Litigation
  • Electronic Discovery & Digital Evidence

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
Syracuse University, B.A., with honors, cum laude, in History, 1976
Law School Attended:
Boston University, J.D., 1979
Year of First Admission:
1980
Admission:
1980, New York, U.S. District Court, Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of New York, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second, Third, Fifth and Ninth Circuits and U.S. Supeme Court
Memberships:
Nassau County, New York State and American (Co-chair, Business Torts Committee; Member, TIPS Committees on: Toxic Torts and Hazardous Substances and Environmental Law; Co-Chair of Professionals', Officers' and Directors Liability Committee, 1999-2001) Bar Associations; National Hispanic Bar Association (Past Regional President; Member, National Board of Governors); The Defense Research Institute; American Law Institute; Advisory Committee on the Restatement of Torts; ALI-ABA Committee on Continuing Education, 2000-2003; Continuing Education Product Liability Advisory Counsel (Sustaining Member); Long Island Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (Member, Board of Directors); Adults and Children with Learning Disabilities (Member, Board of Directors).
Birth Information:
Brooklyn, New York, 1954
ISLN:
904664865

Peer Reviews

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  • Judgment

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  • Communication

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  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0

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