Brady Ortego is Board Certified in Residential Real Estate Law and Property Owners Association Law. Brady represents a variety of property owners’ associations across the state of Texas including master-planned, condominium, townhome, commercial, and single-family communities. Brady also has experience working with real estate developers in relation to the creation of communities and community associations.
Brady is a member of Community Associations Institute (CAI) and previously served on the Board for the San Antonio chapter. He has received a professional designation from CAI as a Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA) and is a past board member of the Texas Community Association Advocates (TCAA), serving as the liaison for the Greater San Antonio area. In November 2017, Brady became a Fellow of the College of Community Association Lawyers. Fewer than 200 attorneys across the United States have been granted membership to this prestigious College; Brady is one of 3 in Texas. The College of Community Association Lawyers includes lawyers who have demonstrated skill, experience and high standards of professional and ethical conduct in the practice of community association law, and who are dedicated to excellence in the specialized practice of community association law.
One of his major focuses being education, Brady frequently speaks at CAI luncheons and seminars and authors numerous articles published in all four Texas chapters of CAI. He also educates his fellow lawyers on Community Association Law issues including presenting at the Texas State Bar’s 2015 Advanced Real Estate Drafting Course, the Advanced Real Estate Law Courses in 2017 and 2018, and the Advanced Real Estate Strategies Course in 2018. Brady authored the Property Owners’ Association Chapter in the State Bar of Texas’ Foreclosure Manual. Brady has been appointed to the Planning Committee for the Texas State Bar’s Advance Real Estate Seminar with the honor of helping design curriculum for the course with the most prestigious real estate lawyers in Texas.