Laura V. Ortizio


Ms. Ortizio has been an Associate at Finnerty, Canda & Concannon since 2016. Prior to joining the firm, Laura completed a dual clerkship for the Honorable Miguel de la Carrera of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Law Division, Passaic County. Laura served the first half of her clerkship with Judge de la Carrera in the Chancery Division, Family Part of Essex County and served the second half with Judge de la Carrera in the Law Division, Criminal Part of Passaic County.

Laura is a cum laude graduate of Rowan University and received her law degree from New York Law School. Laura is admitted to practice before the State Courts of New Jersey.  During law school, Laura served as a judicial intern to the Honorable John E. Selser of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division, Family Part, Passaic County.

Laura is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Bergen County Bar Association and the Barry I. Croland Family Law Inns of Court.

Laura also received specialized Family Law training from the Rutgers University School of Social Work – The New Jersey Child Support Institute. She also completed mediation and conciliation skills training from the Administrative Offices of the Courts.