Of Counsel | Charissa Thornton Fitch

Of Counsel - Charissa Thornton Fitch at G Ortega LawCharissa Fitch began her career in the finance industry serving as a corporate analyst and commercial banker with a large U.S. commercial bank. After completing law school, her practice focused on commercial litigation, civil and criminal defense, and representation of public entities. While taking a break from legal practice, Charissa founded and operated a medical technology start-up and patented a solution based medical product. Now, Ms. Fitch uses her banking and legal experience to represent clients in general corporate matters and finance transactions. Her experience as a business owner and financial professional gives her unique perspective and client focused approach to practicing law.


  • J.D. Juris Doctor, University of Georgia School of Law, cum laude
  • B.B.A. Finance, Georgia Southern University, magna cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia
  • Maryland

Of Counsel - Charissa Thornton Fitch at G Ortega Law