Nikolas Ortega 

Associate – Charlotte
T.+1 704 348 5307
227 West Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28202 V-CARD

Nikolas Ortega is an associate in Cadwalader's Capital Markets Group. He represents investment banks and financial institutions in secured commercial lending transactions and CLOs. He also represents financial institutions in matters relating to repurchase facilities.

Nik was included in the inaugural edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in recognition of his work in Securities / Capital Markets Law.

Nik received his J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law, where he served as an Executive Editor of the Wake Forest Law Review. He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina. Nik is admitted to practice in the State of North Carolina.

Nikolas Ortega 


  • North Carolina


  • University of North Carolina
  • Wake Forest University School of Law



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