Vedder Price

George L. Cortina

222 North LaSalle Street Chicago, Illinois 60601

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George L. Cortina

George Cortina is an associate in Vedder Price’s Chicago office, and a member of the firm’s Finance and Transactions group.

Mr. Cortina has experience working with drafting amendments to contracts for clients as well as drafting company policies to fit regulations in federal, state and foreign law. Mr. Cortina has experience reviewing Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) regulations and preparing memoranda providing recommendations in line with swap execution facility (SEF).

Mr. Cortina has worked with the office of Congressman Carlos Curbelo where he developed and distributed weekly reports on the affairs of the congressional district and spoke on behalf of Congressman Curbelo at events. Mr. Cortina has also worked with Congressman Curbelo on his campaign staff as a Field Director where he analyzed voter data to conduct a successful campaign strategy.

Mr. Cortina earned his J.D. from the University of Illinois College of Law and he received his bachelor’s degree from Boston College.

George L. Cortina


  • University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., 2020, magna cum laude
  • Boston College, B.A., 2016, cum laude

George L. Cortina

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2021