Mr. Hodges has been a member of the American Trial Lawyers Association, Governor of the Kansas Trial Lawyers Association and a member of the Johnson County Bar Association. He has been invited to speak at numerous educational seminars for attorneys on trial practice issues.
Mr. Hodges has been primary lead counsel in over 100 civil jury trials. He has successfully tried cases representing plaintiffs in medical malpractice cases, products liability cases, auto accidents, slip and fall cases, intentional tort cases, premises liability cases, breach of fiduciary duty by corporate director cases and many others.
Mr. Hodges recently obtained a multi-million dollar verdict on behalf of a young paraplegic man against a police force for failing to properly accommodate the young manís disability during an arrest, which would have included either training its force with regard to the transportation of people in wheelchairs and/or providing handicapped equipped padiwagons.