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Michael R. Ortiz

Michael R. Ortiz

Practice areas:

Business, Commercial, Construction & Development, Landlord & Tenant

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1985

  1. Business: 40%
    30 years
  2. Landlord & Tenant: 20%
    30 years
  3. Construction & Development: 20%
    30 years
  4. Commercial: 20%
    30 years



Hourly ($260-300/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Kristen Lin Beightol

    I have known Michael my entire career and consider him a true mentor in the profession of law. He is an excellent attorney and a true specialist in his field. He is the right mix of tenacious, brilliant, hardworking and ethical to get the best result for each of his clients. In addition, he truly cares about his profession and his work, which makes him an even better advocate for his clients.


    Kristen Beightol Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Ortiz & Schick, PLLC

P.O. Box 30427
Raleigh, NC, 27622


NCAuthorized to practice law198506/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
American Jurisprudence Award in Labor LawUniversity of IllinoisN/A
Summa Cum LaudeSyracuse UniversityN/A
Distinguished Military GraduateSyracuse UniversityN/A
Four Year Military Scholarship RecipientSyracuse UniversityN/A
Meritorious Service MedalUnited States ArmyN/A
Army Achievement MedalUnited States ArmyN/A
Army Service RibbonUnited States ArmyN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing MemberOrtiz & Schick, PLLC2013 - Present
PartnerFaison & Gillespie1992 - 2006
Assistant General CounselPlaza Associates, Inc.1986 - 1992

Association NamePosition NameDuration
North Carolina State BarMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
North Carolina Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationForum on the Construction IndustryN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of IllinoisLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Syracuse UniversityPersonnel and Labor RelationsBS - Bachelor of Science1978