John Clark

Attorney

Attorney John M. Clark is a military veteran, accomplished attorney, and a proud family man. Attorney Clark achieved the rank of specialist 5 in the United States Army before he was honorably discharged in 1971. After serving his country, he completed his education. John graduated with academic honors from Savannah State University (1975) and Southern University Law Center (1978).

After successfully passing the Georgia Bar, Attorney Clark became the first African American attorney to practice law in Elberton, Georgia as a member of the Northern Circuit District Attorney’s Office. John eventually opened his own general service law firm with focused on civil rights. Attorney Clark teamed with several other lawyers to successfully force the city of Elberton to move to a ward voting system. That ruling led to more African-American voices in Elberton city government.

With his stellar and groundbreaking reputation in hand, Attorney John Clark joined forces with his daughter – Attorney Nefertara Clark – to form Clark & Clark Law Group. He serves as the lead attorney in the Elberton Office. There, he practices Personal Injury, Criminal, Workers’ Compensation, Social Security Disability, Family and Wills, Trusts and Estates Law.

Nefertara Clark

Attorney

Nefertara Clark Esq. is one of the brightest and most successful young lawyers in the Southeast. Her knowledge of the law and ability to connect with her clients are the backbone of her sparkling professional reputation.

During her time as a Public Defender for Fulton County, Attorney Clark handled over 1,000 cases. She earned a reputation as a resolute defender of the accused. Her exceptional record includes numerous not guilty verdicts, mistrials and dismissals.

Attorney Neferata Clark is also a sought after legal scholar. She has written both a law review article for Southern University Law Review and two chapters for the Lexis Nexis Practice Guide to Georgia Criminal Law (2013).

With her stellar reputation in hand, Attorney Clark now serves as a member of Clark & Clark Law Group. If you are injured, or looking to plan for your family’s future; Nefertara Clark Esq. is well equipped to handle your case.

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