News & Updates from Hodge & Langley

Defending Private Property: Hodge & Langley at the Supreme Court

Written by T. Ryan Langley on February 7th 2017.

UPDATE: In June 2017, the City of Spartanburg elected to settle this case for $500,000. A ruling was not made by the S.C. Supreme Court; instead, the City decided to settle and move forward. This stands as a victory for personal property rights in South Carolina. 


On February 8, 2017, Char… read more

Posted in About our Law Firm | News Articles | Police & Jail Negligence/Civil Rights

Focus Groups for Case Preparation

Written by T. Ryan Langley on February 2nd 2017.

One of the greatest tools in the trial lawyer’s arsenal is utilization of focus groups. The sample groups of people help us plan for how the jury may react to an upcoming case.

Every case an attorney takes on is unique. While we may be familiar with the topic or experienced with the subject matte… read more

Posted in About our Law Firm

Wells Fargo Cases Expand

Written by T. Ryan Langley on December 15th 2016.

As you may have seen previously, Hodge & Langley Law Firm represents South Carolina Wells Fargo account-holders who are the victims of fraud by employees of Wells Fargo who opened accounts without the knowledge or permission of the account holder.

Now, the allegations against Wells Fargo have exp… read more

Posted in News Articles

Wells Fargo Fraud Cases

Written by T. Ryan Langley on November 10th 2016.

Hodge & Langley Law Firm is now representing clients in South Carolina who are victims alleging fraudulent accounts were opened in their names by employees of Wells Fargo.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau revealed in August 2016 that Wells Fargo had created over 2 million fake accounts by… read more

Posted in News Articles | Product Liability & Recalls

Welcome, Alison!

Written by Alison Trudeau on September 28th 2016.

This summer, Hodge & Langley was excited to welcome a new paralegal to our office. Alison Trudeau joined us in June and has been a wonderful part of the H&L team.

Alison grew up in Cohoes, New York (located outside of Albany). She holds a bachelor of science in Human Biology from the State Univer… read more

Posted in About our Law Firm

Wrongful Death, Suicide and Ex-Spouses

Written by T. Ryan Langley on September 26th 2016.

Suicide affects those left behind in devastating ways. One common reaction is to try to find someone or something to blame for a loved one’s death. If, in searching, there are indications that another person’s negligence was responsible for the victim’s death, then the law may provide a remedy in th… read more

Posted in News Articles | Wrongful Death