Rosana Herrera-Ortega is a San Diego corporate attorney who focuses on business and corporate law. Ms. Herrera-Ortega is the proprietor of San Diego-based Ortega Business Law Firm, APC and has practiced law since 1992. Ms. Herrera-Ortega concentrates her practice on business and corporate transactions for profit and nonprofit clients, in contractual and licensing matters, in mergers and acquisitions and in transactional employment law1.
Ortega Business Law Firm, APC represents a diverse group of legal entities, including, medical groups, engineering and software corporations, retailers, manufacturers, distributors, franchises and nonprofit corporations.
With over twenty years of experience in the law industry, Ms. Herrera-Ortega previously served as In-House Counsel to the thirteenth largest accounting firm in San Diego County, as well as to several privately-held entities where she focused her practice on acquisitions, employment law and labor matters. Ms. Herrera-Ortega has also represented public educational entities throughout the State of California, as well as Fortune 500 companies, where she provided assistance in a broad range of litigation and transactional matters.
Ms. Herrera-Ortega is a member of State Bar of California where she is licensed to practice in all courts of the State of California, and the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of the State of California. Ms. Herrera-Ortega is a member of the San Diego County Bar Association, and a past member of the San Diego Trial Lawyers Association.
In addition to her legal career, Ms. Herrera-Ortega has and continues to serve on the Board of Directors of numerous charitable organizations, such as the San Diego Workforce Partnership, ACCION San Diego, LEAD San Diego, The San Diego Council on Literacy, where she likewise served as the organization’s general counsel and The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
Ms. Herrera-Ortega earned her B.A. in English from the University of San Diego, where she graduated with Honors in 1985. She earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of San Diego School of Law.
Awards and Recognition
San Diego Business Journal Best of the Bar 2015
Connected Women of the Influence Game Changer Award Final Nominee 2015