Jorge A. Sanchez


Jorge A. Sanchez is a Partner in Riker Danzig’s Commercial Litigation Group.

His practice has included a variety of commercial litigation cases, with a particular focus on banking litigation and title insurance claims. He regularly handles title disputes, including claims and litigations involving mortgage fraud, forgery, mortgage priority disputes, boundary line disputes, and quiet title and ejectment claims, lender liability claims, and commercial foreclosures.

Jorge received his J.D. from Rutgers School of Law, cum laude, in 2010. He was the Senior Notes Editor and Associate Editor of the Rutgers Law Record and became a member of the Order of the Coif. Jorge received his undergraduate degree, magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, from Rutgers University in 2005.

Jorge is Co-Chair of the Firm’s Diversity Committee.  He serves as a Trustee of the Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey and the Morris County Bar Foundation.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey

New York


Rutgers University School of Law - Newark, J.D., cum laude, Order of the Coif, 2010

Rutgers College - Rutgers University, B.A., 2005

Professional Activities

Co-Chair, Riker Danzig Diversity and Inclusion Committee

Trustee, Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey

Trustee, Morris County Bar Foundation

Rankings & Recognitions

Since 2022, Jorge has been included in the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America editions for his work in Commercial Litigation. The “Ones to Watch” awards are recognitions given to attorneys who are earlier in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

Jorge has been included on the Super Lawyers “Rising Star” list by Thomson Reuters in the area of Business Litigation from 2017 – 2023.

See Awards and Honors Methodology.

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Published Cases

Mar Acquisition Group v. Oparaji, 2023 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 601 (App. Div. April 21, 2023)

Lee v. Chin, 2020 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 2062 (Sup. Ct., Ch. Div. Oct. 9, 2020)

JPMorgan Chase Bank v. Klein, 54 Misc. 3d 1213(A), 54 N.Y.S.3d 610 (N.Y. Sup. Ct. 2017), aff’d, JPMorgan Chase Bank, Nat’l Ass’n v. Klein, 178 A.D.3d 788, 113 N.Y.S.3d 741 (2d Dept. 2019)

Charming Way Homeowners Ass’n v. Miracle Inv. Grp. Lakewood, LLC, 2018 WL 5986080 (N.J. App. Div. Nov. 15, 2018)

Tower Lien, LLC v. Cepeda, 2017 WL 2590120 (N.J. App. Div. June 15, 2017)

Crown Construction Builders and Project Managers Corp. v. Chavez, 130 A.D.3d 969 (N.Y. 2d Dept. 2015)

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