Managing Partner

Practice Areas:

  • Business Law

  • Estate Planning

  • Probate Administration

Clark is the founding partner of the law firm. His practice emphasizes estate planning, probate and business law. 


Clark is licensed to practice in the State and Federal Courts of North Dakota and South Dakota, as well as in the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals, U.S. Court of Federal Claims and U.S. Supreme Court.  In addition, Clark has been certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy since 1990 and serves as its State Coordinator.  He is also a member of the American Association for Justice, State Bar Association of ND, and SD State Bar. He has been designated a Super Lawyer since 2009, an honor based upon peer nominations, evaluations and third-party research.

Clark was born and raised in Mobridge, SD and attended the University of South Dakota for his undergraduate studies in political science. He received his juris doctor from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 1978. Clark practiced law in South Dakota for 10 years before moving to North Dakota.


Clark and his wife Mary have been married since 1975. Their daughter, Katherine, a graduate of the Julliard School, is a violinist in the Cleveland orchestra. Clark enjoys hunting and reading with emphasis on Civil War history.

418 E. Broadway Avenue, Suite 240
Bismarck, ND 58501

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