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  1. Estate Planning: 45%
    3 years
  2. Business: 35%
    3 years
  3. General Practice: 10%
    3 years
  4. Mediation: 10%


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    John is an extremely dedicated attorney. He works hard for clients, and is painstakingly efficient. I know John as a co-worker and friend, and have every confidence John will be a fantastic advocate for anyone that gives him the opportunity.


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Contact info

John F. Hodges Law Firm

6165 NW 86th Street
Johnston, IA, 50131


WIGood Standing200703/27/2015
ILVoluntarily Inactive200605/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
CertificationInternational Academy of Dispute Resolution2013
HonorsDrake University2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney and MediatorJohn F. Hodges Law Firm, P.C.2013 - Present
Chief-of-StaffIowa Senate Republican Caucus2011 - 2013
AssociateDes Moines Area Law Firm2007 - 2011
AssociateDubuque Area Law Firm2005 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Wakonda ClubBoard of Directors (Junior Member)2013 - Present
City of Bondurant Board of Parks and RecreationCo-Chair2007 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinMember2007 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Dubuque County Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionPresident Elect2006 - 2007
Dubuque County Bar AssociationSecretary Elect2006 - 2007
Dubuque County Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionMember2005 - 2007
Dubuque County Bar AssociationMember2005 - 2007
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Forrester v. Aspen Athletic Clubs, L.L.C. (No. 8-891/08-0745)Affirmed
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Drake UniversityN/AJD - Juris Doctor2004
Central CollegeDouble Major: Political Science and SociologyOther - Bachelors2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Lunch & LearnEstate Planning Basics2013
Career/Practice PanelStarting a Law Practice2012
Alternative Career PanelAlternative Careers for Lawyers2012