Rod Squires
  • Founding Partner
Rod Squires

The Roosevelt Tower
400 Austin Avenue
Suite 903
Waco, Texas 76701




Rod is founding partner of Johnson Hobbs Squires LLP and has more than 35 years experience in matters involving injury or death, especially those caused by defective products and workplace injuries.

Mr. Squires attended the University of Texas and upon graduation joined the accounting firm of Price Waterhouse located in Houston. Mr. Squires went on to earn his law degree from Baylor University School of Law and in 1981 was one of the founding partners of Williams Squires Brown & Gilliland, L.L.P.

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Bar Admissions

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas
    • J.D. - 1978
  • University of Texas
    • B.B.A. - 1975

Honors and Awards

  • Selected to the Texas Super Lawyers list by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters Service, 2005 - 2022
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Tex-ABOTA (President of Waco Chapter, 2007)

Past Employment Positions

  • Price Waterhouse

Peer Recognition

Other lawyers recognize the value JHS is bringing to its clients. All three of JHS’s founding partners have been recognized by their peers as top lawyers in Texas in their respective practice areas.

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