Jose Luis Ongay concentrates in Criminal Defense, Federal Sector Employment Law, Federal Consumer Bankruptcy, and Immigration Law in the States of New York, New Jersey, and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
In the area of Criminal Law, he has handled Homicides, RICO, Municipal Corruption, Hobbs Act, Conspiracy, Robbery, Assaults, Forgery, Fraud, Counterfeit, Sex Offenses, and Drug Offenses in both State and Federal Courts.
In the area of Employment Law, he has handled Race, Sex, Age, Disability, Reprisal, Religious, and Gender Discrimination before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Merit Systems Protection Board, and the Federal Courts.
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Licensed since 1986
Hourly ($275-350/hour), Retainer (Always)
|NY||Due to reregister within 30 days of birthday||1987||03/13/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Academic Excellence Award||Politics, Economics, and Society Department||1980|
|Self Improvement Award||Economic Opportunity Program||1980|
|Master||Family Court, Court of Common Pleas||1999 - 2000|
|Assistant District Attorney||Philadelphia District Attorney||1988 - 1991|
|Law Clerk||U.S. Department of Commerce||1986 - 1987|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||1994 - Present|
|Hispanic Bar Association of Pennsylvania, Legal Education Fund||President||1992 - 1993|
|USA v. Clement Garcia||Defendant was acquitted of all charges.|
|Commonwealth v. Hernandez||Reversed Homicide Conviction|
|Rademan v. Potter||Settled Case for six figures for Client|
|Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law||Law||J.D. - Juris Doctor||1986|
|SUNY College at Old Westbury||Politics, Economics, and Society||B.A.||1981|