, who serves as the Adams and Reese Baton Rouge Office Partner in Charge, has been named to the Advisory Board of Teach for America South Louisiana, an educational organization that leads classrooms in some of the region’s highest-need public schools, reaching close to 10,000 students and made up of college graduates who commit to teach for two years in urban and rural public schools and become lifelong leaders in expanding educational opportunity.
More than100 Teach For America alumni call the Capital region of Baton Rouge home and continue working from all sectors for the fundamental changes necessary to ensure educational excellence and equity.
At Adams and Reese, Clark has been practicing law since 1990, focusing on complex commercial litigation and insurance regulatory dispute resolution, as well as filmed entertainment representation. With a background in entertainment law, he also devotes a significant portion of his practice to helping clients in the film and digital-media industry earn tax credits that will assist them in locating to Louisiana or expanding their presence in the state. He currently serves as General Counsel for Louisiana Entertainment Industries Association, a trade association established to represent the coalesced interests of the entertainment industry, and Right Quick Productions, LLC, an organization focused on producing documentaries and curricula detailing educational issues, as well as providing applied arts education to young people.
He is active in several professional organizations such as the Baton Rouge, Louisiana, American and Federal Bar Associations, as well as the International Association of Insurance Receivers, INSOL, the National Association of Managed Care Regulators, and Association of Insurance Compliance Professionals.
Clark is active in the community, serving on various boards, including Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities, and chair of the Nominating Committee; Louisiana Committee of 100; Louisiana Committee for Economic Development - Biotech/Pharmaceutical Subcommittee; and Louisiana Committee for a Secure Louisiana and Plan of Government Reform Issue Council for the Baton Rouge Area Chamber of Commerce. Adams and Reese is a multidisciplinary law firm with offices strategically located throughout the southern United States and Washington, DC. American Lawyer includes Adams and Reese on its distinguished list of the nation's top law firms - "The Am Law 200.” The National Law Journal also includes the firm on the "NLJ 250" list of the nation's largest law firms.