Term Ends: 2022
Gary J. Ortego is a judge for the 3rd District of the Louisiana 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal. He assumed office on March 7, 2022. Ortego (Republican Party) won re-election for the 3rd District judge of the Louisiana 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal outright in the primary on March 26, 2022, after the primary and general election were canceled.
Ortego received an undergraduate degree in business management from the University of Louisiana and a J.D. from Louisiana State University.