Kerry A. Hodges with Jennings, Strouss & Salmon Attorneys at Law in Phoenix, Arizona

Kerry A. Hodges Member

P: 602.262.5820
F: 602.495.2783
L: Phoenix

Mr. Hodges is a litigator whose practice focuses on commercial, real estate, bankruptcy, and business disputes, as well as attorney representation before the Arizona State Bar, the Committee on Character and Fitness, and the Arizona Board of Governors, including disciplinary, reinstatement, and character-and-fitness proceedings.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Hodges served as a law clerk to the Honorable James A. Teilborg of the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona. Before embarking on his legal career, he played baseball collegiately at Texas Tech University and professionally for two seasons in the Houston Astros minor league system.

Representative Engagements

  • Representation of a national bank in more than 100 actions involving a variety of claims and counterclaims, including claims for deficiency, breach of contract, breach of the implied duty of good faith and fair dealing, fraud, and waste
  • Representation of former directors and officers of several failed financial institutions concerning the FDIC’s investigation, mediation, and litigation process
  • Representation of several national financing companies in a variety of bankruptcy and state court proceedings, including stay-lift matters and replevin actions
  • Representation of a multi-million dollar lottery winner in probate proceedings concerning assets valued in the millions

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Honors, Appointments and Awards

  • Listed, Rising Stars, Southwest Super Lawyers (2014-2017) in the category of Business Litigation

Professional Affiliations

  • Maricopa County Bar Association

Admitted to Practice

  • Arizona, 2007

Court Admission

  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2008


  • J.D., Regent University School of Law, 2007
    summa cum laude
    Editor in Chief, Law Review
    Academic Merit Scholarship
  • B.A., Texas Tech University, English, 2003
    magna cum laude
    Student-Athlete Highest Merit Award
    President’s List
    Dean’s List