Samantha M. Hodapp

Associate Attorney

Springfield Divorce Attorney Samantha HodappSpringfield divorce attorney Samantha M. Hodapp’s interest in domestic litigation piqued after she handled her own divorce.

“Helping people in their time of need became more than a passion, but a necessity,” Ms. Hodapp said. “I wanted to put more into my career and knew that family law as an area where I could get out as much as I put in.”

Ms. Hodapp knows from her time spent in the courtroom as a prosecutor that confidence is absolutely essential when it comes to advocating for her clients’ best interests.

“Confidence in all the details of a family law case is necessary to effectively represent your client,” she said.

Family law cases can be the most difficult time in a person’s life. Ms. Hodapp can’t guarantee the outcome of any particular case, but she can ensure that you have a representative in your corner who will do whatever possible to make sure your perspective is presented fairly.

“I’m here to make sure you have the guidance and support you need in order to succeed,” she said.

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Hodapp is licensed to practice in Illinois and Arizona.


Ms. Hodapp received her Bachelor of Arts from Illinois State University. She earned her Juris Doctor from the John Marshall Law School.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, Ms. Hodapp was a prosecutor in criminal law and practiced family law.

Speeches, Seminars, & Publications

Ms. Hodapp was quoted in the Springfield Business Journal regarding Cordell & Cordell’s expansion to Springfield.