Jorge Altamirano focuses on the representation of defrauded investors. He has handled hundreds of FINRA arbitration claims and has worked closely with retail and institutional investors, helping them recover millions of dollars in investment losses.
Mr. Altamirano combines his broad experience in securities arbitration with skillful client relationship management. He advises clients on issues involving securities fraud, suitability, misrepresentation, failure to supervise, breach of fiduciary duty, negligence, and other securities violations. He has experience handling cases involving a wide range of investment products, including municipal bonds, closed-end funds and, preferred stocks.
Mr. Altamirano received his trial training through the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA).
A graduate of Loyola University College of Law in New Orleans, Mr. Altamirano represented political asylum seekers and low-income clients through the Immigration Section of the Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic. He also interned for the Federal Communications Commission in Washington, D.C., and served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Fredericka H. Wicker in the Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal.
Before attending law school, Mr. Altamirano graduated from the University of Central Florida, where he majored in Political Science with a concentration in International Relations. He was a Dean’s List member.
Mr. Altamirano is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey. He is bilingual in English and Spanish.