iana Hodge joined Harsch in 2005 and represents the company in all facets of retail leasing transactions, including letter of intent and lease negotiations, tenant disputes, construction and delivery schedules, and other related retail leasing matters. For over 19 years, Diana has focused her law practice on retail leasing and has negotiated hundreds of leases with national, regional and local retailers. After serving two years as a judicial law clerk for Judge Edmonds of the Oregon Court of Appeals, she worked for 10 years in private practice in Portland, Oregon, with McEwen Gisvold, et al. , representing the Oregon Public Employee’s Retirement Fund in commercial leasing matters involving retail, office and industrial properties. Diana joined Hollywood Video’s legal department in 2004 and negotiated leases and related documents on behalf of the national tenant that had over 2,000 stores nationwide. For the past eight years at Harsch, Diana has successfully negotiated leases with many national anchor tenants, including Whole Foods Market, Nordstrom Rack, Best Buy, Ross, Petsmart, Golf Galaxy, TJ Maxx, Bed Bath & Beyond, Kohl’s, Borders, Dollar Tree, Petsmart, Old Navy and Starbucks.