Jorge L. Ortiz

Nineteenth Judicial Circuit
Title: Circuit Judge
Phone: 847-377-3600
Courtroom Assignments

  • Current Assignment: Law Division, C-304
  • Chief Judge: 2016 - 2018
  • Elected as Circuit Judge: Sixth Subcircuit, November, 2010; Retained November 2016
  • Appointed as Circuit Judge: By Supreme Court, August 25, 2008
  • Associate Judge: 2002 - 2008
  • Undergraduate: Loyola University, 1985
  • Law School: John Marshall Law School, 1989
  • Career Highlights: Assistant State's Attorney; Village Prosecutor for the Villages of Fox Lake and Lindenhurst; Private Practice; National Judicial Child Support Task Force, 2009-Present; Illinois Child Support Advisory Committee, 2008-2010; Presiding Judge of Family Division, 2008-2010; Presiding Judge of Civil Division, 2014-2016 and Board of Directors, Illinois Judges Association; Illinois Commission on Responsible Fatherhood 2014-Present; Board of Directors of Illinois Judges Association and Illinois Judges Foundation.

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