Hodes, Pessin & Katz, P.A. (HPK) has been recognized as the tenth largest law firm in the Baltimore area. The list, which includes the top 50 law firms, is compiled annually by the Baltimore Business Journal and is based on the number of lawyers in the firm’s Baltimore area offices. Last year, HPK tied with Tydings & Rosenberg LLP for the number ten spot. That was a six spot jump from the previous year’s ranking of 16.