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Juan Ortega

Trial Attorney

Mr. Ortega brings over 25 years of legal experience to his practice along the Gulf Coast, where he has been actively involved in a diverse range of complex litigation matters. His expertise spans multiple areas, including personal injury, commercial disputes, employment and labor law, insurance coverage disputes, and hurricane claims. Throughout his career, Mr. Ortega has also handled various other types of litigation, such as medical malpractice, products liability, general liability matters, criminal defense, and white-collar matters.

Before joining Morgan & Morgan, Mr. Ortega was a partner at Dentons, one of the world's largest law firms, where he sharpened his skills in advocating for individuals and businesses in complex legal scenarios. His extensive trial experience and strategic approach have earned him recognition as a top attorney in his field. Mr. Ortega's commitment to excellence is evident in his accolades, including being listed in The Best Lawyers in America for Litigation in Banking and Finance, Commercial Litigation, Labor and Employment Litigation, Real Estate Litigation, and Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law. Additionally, he has been recognized as a Mid-South Super Lawyers "Rising Star" in Civil Litigation.

Based in Mobile, Alabama, Mr. Ortega is admitted to practice in Alabama and Mississippi, as well as in various federal courts, including the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th and 11th Circuits. His recent success in securing a significant win of $2.5 million underscores his dedication to achieving favorable outcomes for his clients and his ability to navigate complex legal challenges effectively.

  • Hampden-Sydney College
  • Auburn University 1995
  • Cumberland School of Law 1998

  • Alabama
  • USDC for Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Alabama
  • Mississippi
  • USDC for Southern and Northern Districts of Mississippi
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for 5th and 11th Circuits

  • The Best Lawers in America (R):
    • Litigation - Banking and Finance (2022-2023)
    • Commercial Litigation (2023)
    • Litigation - Labor and Employment (2023)
    • Litigation - Real Estate (2023)
    • Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law (2023)
    • Mid-South Super Lawyers 2011-2012 "Rising Star" in Civil Litigation