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Lawrence Orta

Lawrence Orta

Practice areas:

Immigration, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury

About Me

Graduated in 2009 and worked for the Arkansas Supreme Court as a Law Clerk under Justice Imber and Justice Sheffield. Have had my own practice since OCtober 2012.


Languages Spoken: Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Immigration: 45%
  2. Criminal Defense: 35%
  3. Personal Injury: 20%



Free Consultation (45 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Jordan Samand Vahdat

    In 2013, Lawrence was kind enough to be a guest speaker regarding the practice of immigration law at the William H. Bowen School of Law. His passion for the profession and for his clients was evident. I endorse this lawyer.


    Jordan Vahdat Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Thomas W. Haynes II

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Thomas Haynes Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Orta Law Firm, PLLC

406 N State Line Ave
Texarkana, AR, 71854-5927



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 201108/25/2015
ARAuthorized to practice201009/02/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Editor-in-ChiefWilliam H. Bowen School of Law- Law Review2009

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Founding AttorneyOrta Law Firm, PLLC2012 - Present
AssociateMonterrey & Tellez Law Firm2011 - 2012
AssociateVeon Law Firm2010 - 2011
Law ClerkArkansas Supreme Court2009 - 2010


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Hispanic/Latino Law Students' AssociationPast President2007 - 2008
University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law ReviewMember2007 - 2009

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
State v. ValdezDismissed Felony charges

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Publication NameTitleDate
Amigo NewspaperThe Status of The Immigration Reform Bill2013


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Arkansas Migrant Education Teachers ConferenceImmigration Basics2012