Candace L. Hodge

Candace L. Hodge

Boston, Massachusetts

Candace L. Hodge focuses solely on criminal defense and brings a breadth of skill and experience to the firm. In her role, she represents persons accused of crimes at all stages of the case including prior to arraignment or indictment. Attorney Hodge is a graduate of the University of Colorado Law School, and the University of Rhode Island.

Prior to joining the firm, Attorney Hodge worked as an Associate General Counsel for the Massachusetts State Board of Retirement. Her various assignments included representing the agency at administrative hearings, and advising the Board and its staff on relevant legal issues. Attorney Hodge previously worked as Staff Attorney for the Committee for Public Counsel Services, Public Defender Division, representing indigent criminal defendants in Middlesex County. Attorney Hodge began her career as an Associate Attorney at Milligan Coughlin specializing in both criminal, and landlord-tenant law.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2009
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 2010


  • University of Colorado School of Law, Boulder, Colorado
    • J.D. - 2009
  • University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Boston Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Massachusetts State Board of Retirement, Associate General Counsel, 2016 - 2018
  • Committee for Public Counsel Services, Staff Attorney, 2012 - 2016


  • Alpha Phi