Hodgkinson Street LLC

Hodgkinson Street is a law firm located in Portland, Oregon made up of a close-knit group of highly dedicated, hard working lawyers. Our attorneys have more than 75 years of litigation experience. Our goal is to provide top quality representation for defendants in the areas of medical malpractice, construction defect, real estate and general liability. We have the honor of being associated with many of the top individuals, insurers and corporations in these fields. Our practice includes litigation in all Oregon and Washington State and Federal Courts. Our fundamental respect for our clients and their professions foster an aggressive and disciplined approach to providing legal services.

Our partner Martha Hodgkinson also maintains an active practice as a mediator and arbitrator with an emphasis on construction defect cases.

Litigation Experience


The attorneys at Hodgkinson Street have tried over 200 jury trials and many more arbitrations. This experience is valuable when matters proceed to trial and is also a factor considered by the opposing party when determining whether a case should be filed, settled or tried.

Effective Mediation and Arbitration

Martha Hodgkinson has been litigating construction defect cases for over 20 years. Five years ago she began acting as a mediator and arbitrator for all types of cases with an emphasis on construction defect claims. Martha’s practice has now evolved such that approximately 50% of her time is spent mediating and arbitrating matters. Her extensive litigation experience allows her to be familiar with the issues facing each of the parties involved in the claim.

Hodgkinson Street News

July, 2010 - Tracy Hooper joins the firm as an associate. Tracy was previously a clerk for the Honorable Jean Kerr Maurer.

June, 2010 - Martha Hodgkinson named to the Oregon “Super Lawyers” for the 4th year in a row.

June, 2010 – Jeff Street named to the Oregon “Super Lawyers” for the 5th year in a row.