Ms. Hodjat is licensed to practice law in California, New York and Illinois. She tries cases in both State and Federal Courts Her practice focuses on relentlessly defending women, men and children accused of crimes, with a special emphasis on those who struggle with mental health, addiction and alcoholism issues. Ms. Hodjat is on the board of directors for the Criminal Courts Bar Association and has taught several continuing legal education seminars. She has been featured in many prominent publications such as Forbes.com, Entreprenuer.com and CNN Money. Ms. Hodjat is also an automotive and lifestyle journalist who has written for various publications, and is an Ambassador to the One Step Closer Foundation, an organization dedicated to improving the lives of children in hospitals and individuals with Cerebral Palsy.
Fighting for the People | Gerry Spence | TEDxJacksonHole
Renowned trial lawyer Gerry Spence reflects on justice in a powerful personal retrospective.
“This is a place where you come to be a human. What's amazing aboout Gerry is that he's one of the most famous trial lawyers in America but he doesn't want people to copy his arguments or to copy how he talks or dresses.”
“When you go to law school they teach you how to be a lawyer but they don't teach you how to care. Here's the best part of GSM. you will leave different. Not a different person, but a different lawyer.”
“The magic and the transformation that takes place here that I find remarkable is that by becoming better human beings we become better lawyers; by digging deep into ourselves we're better able to sense what may be holding our clients back and we can get at the real story.”
Prepare yourself for a 21 day journey that will...