31 Years




Jordan E. Ondatje


Jordan E. Ondatje focuses her practice on business and commercial real estate transactions. Her experience includes guiding clients through entity formation and maintenance, tax matters, joint venture and other business agreements, and real estate matters including leasing, sales, acquisitions, and financing. Jordan also assists clients in the formation of qualified opportunity zone funds and counsels opportunity fund investors through the complex requirements to maximize their tax benefits.

Jordan’s Practice Areas


Real Estate


Qualified Opportunity Zone Fund

858.551.2440 x. 325


Angela Manzano
858.551.2440 x302

Paralegal Corporate:
Lauren Robbins
858.551.2440 x316

Bars and Courts
  • California Bar
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
Professional Affiliations
  • Board Member, Women in Business San Diego
  • IR Global
  • Lawyer’s Club of San Diego
  • University of San Diego, School of Law, JD, Magna Cum Laude
    • Order of the Coif (top 10% of graduating class)
    • Appellate Moot Court, Associate Board Member
    • Advanced Legal Writing & Analysis, Teacher’s Assistant
  • University of San Diego, BA, , Magna Cum Laude
Publications and Speaking Engagements


Co-Author:  “Real Estate Recovery: Bouncing back after the global pandemic,” IR Global Virtual Round Table Series, Real Estate Working Group 2021

Co-Author:  “Investment Incentives – Assessing International Real Estate Programmes,” IR Global Virtual Round Table Series, Real Estate Working Group 2019

Co-Author: “Is It Time To Revisit The Feres Doctrine? The Disparate Treatment of Active Duty Military Personnel under the Federal Tort Claims Act,” 22 J. L. BUS. & ETHICS (Feb. 2016)



IR Global Rising Star 2019, 2020, 2021

CALI Awards for excellence in Legal Research & Writing, Evidence, Wills & Trusts, and Health Law & Policy

Employment Background


During law school, Jordan externed for the Honorable Cynthia Bashant and the Honorable Michael M. Anello of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California.

She also worked for an employment law firm in San Diego and interned at the University of San Diego Legal Clinics.

Special Notes


Jordan is originally from Maui and enjoys going to the beach, Pilates, and spending time with family and friends in her spare time.