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Nicholas Hodges (Nick)


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  • Yale University (J.D. 2015); Amherst College (B.A. summa cum laude 2011)

Bar Admissions

  • California


  • Law Clerk to: Judge Richard R. Clifton, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit (2017-2018) and Judge Marilyn L. Huff, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California (2016-2017)

Nick Hodges represents corporations and their executives and directors in complex civil litigation as well as government and internal investigations. He has experience in all stages of litigation and in a variety of matters, including commercial disputes, securities fraud, and claims for breach of fiduciary duty. Nick also regularly defends clients in investigations by the U.S. Department of Justice involving possible violations of the False Claims Act, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and health care laws.

Prior to joining Jones Day, Nick clerked in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California. Before his clerkships he worked as a litigation associate in the Orange County office of an international law firm. Before law school he worked as an analyst at an international economics consulting firm.

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