Ortiz & Schick is excited to announce that attorney Heather E. Carpenter has accepted an invitation to become a partner in the firm. Heather has been with the firm since its formation in 2006, having practiced with Michael Ortiz and John-Paul Schick at a prior law firm since 2002. Specializing in complex business litigation, surety law, corporate formation and maintenance, and commercial real estate, Heather’s experience represents the solid expertise found throughout the O&S team. Heather is a graduate of Wake Forest University Law School where she was on the Moot Court Board, the Tulane National Moot Court Sports Law Team, and was a teaching assistant for the Masters of Law L.L.M. program. She also received the award for Best Oralist and was a semi-finalist in the 2000 Moot Court Competition at Wake Forest University Law School.
"Heather has quickly developed a reputation for outstanding legal skills and zealous advocacy for her clients, always reevaluating her strategy with crystal clarity and looking for the opening that will win her client’s case. She also has a knack for creating lasting relationships with her clients
Elevating her to Partner reflects the respect of her colleagues at the firm and throughout the legal community. The recognition is well deserved," says Michael Ortiz, a founding partner of the firm.
“I represent clients the way that I would like to be represented: creatively and aggressively,” says Heather. “I am passionate about finding the best possible outcome for my clients, and it is important to me that I be responsive and accessible to them.”
About Ortiz & Schick
Ortiz & Schick, PLLC (oslawnc.com) is a Raleigh-based law firm that helps businesses and individuals navigate both the complex and routine legal issues that arise in today’s business climate. Offering a depth of legal experience that rivals the big firms, combined with unmatched accessibility and personal service, O&S offers expertise in business transaction and litigation services for professionals in the following industries: bonding and surety, small and medium corporations, commercial real estate, construction, and professionals.
For additional information contact: Susan Groves, Office Manager, Ortiz & Schick, PLLC. 2840 Plaza Place, #300, Raleigh NC 27612.