1850 North Central Avenue Suite 1100 Phoenix, Arizona 85004

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Cody Jess

Cody James Jess is a shareholder at Moyes, Sellers & Hendricks Ltd. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, commercial bankruptcy, creditors’ rights, and business law. He is experienced in Chapter 7, 11, and 15 (cross-border insolvency) bankruptcy and has been selected by Super Lawyers® since 2012.

A 2006 Willard H. Pedrick Scholar at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, Cody is a member of the State Bar of Arizona Bankruptcy and Trial Practice sections, the American Bankruptcy Institute, and is a Barrister in the Arizona Bankruptcy American Inn of Court.

Cody also provides pro bono assistance to indigent persons through Community Legal Services' Volunteer Lawyers Program.

  • Arizona, 2007
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2007


  • "Loop Becomes a Knot: The Importance of More than One Impaired, Consenting Class and Other Takeaways from In re Loop 76 LLC (co-author), ABI Real Estate Committee Newsletter, September 2014
  • "Exculpatory Clauses in Chapter 11 Plans of Reorganization," June 2011


  • "Very Good Debates – Earned Upon Receipt Flat Fees in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy," American Bankruptcy Institute 25th Annual Southwest Bankruptcy Conference, September 2017
  •  "In re Boates – Rejecting the Prepaid Legal Fee Contract," District of Arizona Annual Conference, March 2017
  • "Basics of an Individual Chapter 11 Case," State Bar of Arizona, March 2014
  • "The Annual Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Seminar: Everything You Need to Know and More," Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, September 2014
  • "Exemptions and Pre-Bankruptcy Planning," Maricopa County Bar Association, May 2014
  • "Student Loans, Bankruptcy Code Section 363 Sales," Maricopa County Bar Association, May 2013
  • "Direct and Cross Examination: To Ask or Not to Ask, That Is the Question," Bankruptcy Trial Skills Program, Arizona Bankruptcy American Inns of Court and State Bar of Arizona Bankruptcy Section (co-sponsors), March 2013
Jess Cody

Cody Jess


Cody J. Jess
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