October 7, 2014
ATTORNEY GRIEVANCE COMMISSION OF MARYLAND
MICHAEL CARL HODES
Argued: October 7, 2014
Circuit Court for Baltimore County Case No. 03-C-13-012845
Barbera, C.J., Harrell, Battaglia, Greene, Adkins, McDonald, Cathell, Dale R. (Retired, Specially Assigned) JJ.
Mary Ellen Barbera, Chief Judge
For reasons to be stated in an opinion later to be filed, it is this 7th day October 2014,
ORDERED, by the Court of Appeals of Maryland, that the Respondent, Michael Carl Hodes, be, and he is hereby, disbarred, effective immediately, from the further practice of law in the State of Maryland; and it is further
ORDERED that the Clerk of this Court shall strike the name of Michael Carl Hodes from the register of attorneys, and pursuant to Maryland Rule 16-760(e), shall certify that fact to the Trustees of the Client Protection Fund and the clerks of all judicial tribunals in the State; and it is further
ORDERED that Respondent shall pay all costs as taxed by the Clerk of this Court, including the costs of all transcripts, pursuant to Maryland Rule 16-761(b), for which sum judgment is entered in favor of the Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland against Michael Carl Hodes.