When Complex Divorce And Family Law Matters Must Be Handled Right, People Turn To Us

When Complex Divorce And Family Law Matters Simply Must Be Handled Right, People Turn To Us

Karla Ortiz

Attorney Karla Ortiz

Karla Ortiz

Associate Attorney

Karla Ortiz is a highly respected Associate Attorney at Taege Law Offices, where she combines her robust knowledge of family law and fierce litigation skills to provide exceptional service to her clients. As a zealous advocate, she is known for her ability to handle complex family law matters with professionalism and resilience.

Karla's abilities extend far beyond her talents as a lawyer. She is a skillful writer, with a proven record of writing effectively throughout her legal career, including judicial memorandums and opinions. Her ability to effectively communicate complex legal matters, both in writing and in the courtroom, marks her as a trusted ally for clients navigating the often-complicated family law landscape.

Her extensive experience in the field has made her intimately knowledgeable in all areas of family law, with experience ranging from divorce and parentage matter, to grandparent's rights law. This specialized experience provides her with a unique perspective that she brings to each case she handles.

Karla's experience as a Judicial Extern for Federal Magistrate Judge Michael T. Mason further enhances her knowledge, and has helped inform and shape the way she practices. Her hands-on experience managing cases from inception, through trial preparation, and all the way to trial itself, has equipped her with a comprehensive understanding of the legal process.

Fluent in Spanish, Karla provides a much-needed service to Spanish-speaking clients. Her ability to read, write, and translate legal documents from Mexico ensures that she can offer high-quality legal advice to a diverse range of clients.

She is an active member of the Women's Bar Association of Illinois and the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois. These memberships further underscore her commitment to her practice and to serving the community.

Clients seeking a trial-ready attorney who is experienced, dedicated, and unyieldingly persistent will find in Karla Ortiz a trusted partner who will zealously advocate on their behalf. Her commitment to her clients and her passion for family law make her a formidable presence in the courtroom and an asset at Taege Law Offices.



  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D.
  • DePaul University
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: Communications Studies

Professional Association

  • American Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Women’s Bar Association of Illinois
  • Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois


  • Judicial Extern for Federal Magistrate Judge Michael T. Mason

Practice Areas

  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Child Custody & Parenting Time
  • Fathers' Rights
  • LGBTQ+ Family Law
  • High-Net Worth Divorce
  • Property Division
  • Business Division/Professionals
  • Debt Division
  • Parental Alienation
  • Spousal Maintenance