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Jimmy Joe Ortiz Jr.

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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 90%
  2. Immigration: 10%



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Attorney endorsements

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  • Shahin Zamir

    I see Mr. Ortiz in the courthouse on a very regular basis. He works very diligently on his cases, has a great knowledge of the law, and gets excellent results for his clients.


    Shahin Zamir Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Feroz Farook Merchant

    I endorse this lawyer. Worked with Jimmy when we were both prosecutors, then as opposing counsel when I started defense work and then worked together when he started a criminal defense practice. He is not only a great lawyer but a good person. He cares about people and works extremely hard for his client. He is always available for those that need help. He is a great attorney.


    Feroz Merchant Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199910/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerJimmy J. Ortiz Jr., LLC2007 - Present
Assistant District AttorneyHarris County District Attorney's Office1999 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationN/A2009 - Present
Houston Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationN/A2007 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College Of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A1998