Kennedy Hodges, LLP
Have you been injured in an accident and are you thinking about hiring a lawyer in the Houston area?
If you have been injured in an auto accident / truck accident, while on the job, while on someone else's premises, or as the result of medical malpractice, our lawyers can help you. In addition, if you believe that you may have a wage claim and that you may be owed overtime pay, our lawyers can help.
Two of our lawyers, David W. Hodges and Galvin B. Kennedy are Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. In addition to these lawyers, Kennedy Hodges, L.L.P. has other lawyers who work hard to settle or try your personal injury or wage claim. Please click on "Attorney Profiles" in order obtain more information on our attorneys.
Click here for a free on-line evaluation of your claim. One of our accident attorneys will contact you as soon as possible. In many cases, our attorneys will respond to your inquiry even if it is after-hours or the weekend. Although our office is located in Houston, Texas, our lawyers handle claims in Dallas, Fort Worth, San Antonio, Austin and all over Texas. In addition to representing clients in Texas, our attorneys represent clients around the United States. If you are looking for a lawyer in another area of practice, we can often help you find a lawyer who can best suit your needs.
Our accident injury lawyers have represented thousands of clients and regularly appear on television and radio. If you are looking for lawyers who can stand up to the insurance company's defense lawyer, you have found your attorney at Kennedy Hodges, L.L.P. Our lawyers have handled hundreds of cases and always stand up to insurance companies and their attorneys. Not only are some of our attorneys board certified, as one can see from the Attorney Profiles, the Firm's lawyers are members of some of the top attorney organizations such as the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, the Houston Trial Lawyers Association, the Houston Trial Lawyers Foundation, the Christian Trial Lawyers Association, the Houston Young Lawyers Association, and the American Association for Justice .
Personal Injury Attorney - David W. Hodges, Esquire
in Houston, Texas
Personal injury attorney David W. Hodges is a true, Texan attorney. Having spent his life in Texas, being a graduate of Texas A&M University, and serving in the United States Navy as an Intelligence Officer, where he saw service in Desert Storm, he understands Texan values, ethics and lifestyles.
This intimate, firsthand knowledge of how everyday Texans go about their lives affords him the ability to connect on a personal level with his clients, who may need a compassionate attorney as they undergo the stresses of an amputation injury, a family member who has been the victim of a wrongful death, or adjusting to life following a traumatic brain injury.
Law School Accolades
After his service in the United States Navy, Mr. Hodges left active duty to pursue a law career. While studying at the University of Houston Law Center, Mr. Hodges teamed up with his current law partner, Mr. Galvin Kennedy, and won the Hippard Mock Trial Tournament. Other distinctions during his studies include:
- Editor of the Houston Journal of International Law
- Head of the Order of the Barons (the Law Center's honor society)
- Member of the National Order of the Barristers
- Graduated in the top 10% of his law school class
- Maintained a commitment to the U.S. Navy Reserves
Practice After Law School
Upon graduating with honors from the University of Houston Law Center, Mr. Hodges spent almost six years representing defendants and their insurers, as well as gaining extensive experience in business litigation. Commercial litigation claims that he prosecuted and defended involved:
- Breach of contract
- Tortious interference
- Business disparagement
- Unfair competition
- Theft of trade secrets
- Negligent misrepresentation
- Breach of fiduciary duty
- Deceptive trade practices
- Anti-trust and construction litigation
One of Mr. Hodges' standout achievements is membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a national organization whose membership is limited to trial attorneys who have achieved a settlement in the amount of one million dollars or more. He is also Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law. These two qualifications distinguish him from other personal injury attorneys throughout Texas.
Some of Mr. Hodges' notable representative trial cases include:
- Successfully prosecuted the trial court action and appeal of a business litigation trial where a company was owed money on several multi-million dollar contracts
- Successfully prosecuted an insurance coverage dispute that ultimately went to the Texas Supreme Court
- Handled numerous medical malpractice lawsuits where a physician's negligence caused birth injuries
If you or a loved one has suffered a personal injury in or around Houston, Texas, please contact the personal injury attorneys at Kennedy Hodges, L.L.P. for your free consultation. Remember, if you do not get paid, neither do we.
Please Call: 713-523-0001
Please Call: 713-523-0001