Richard A. Clark


555 S. Flower Street
30th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Phone: (213) 683-6569



University of California, Santa Barbara
B.S. in Political Science, 1963

University of California, Hastings College of Law
L.L.B., 1966

Practice Areas

Richard A. Clark has been with the firm since 1966 and became a shareholder more than 40 years ago. He is chair of the firm's litigation department, and was a member of the firm's Board of Directors for many years.  

Area of specialization: Civil Litigation.

Mr. Clark has represented corporations, public entities, businesses and individuals in a myriad of litigation matters, both Federal and State, and at the trial and appellate level. They include:
  • pharmaceutical litigation
  • derivative shareholder litigation
  • class action litigation
  • retirement benefits litigation
  • construction litigation
  • mergers and acquisition litigation
  • SEC investigations and litigation
  • contractual, tortious and commercial litigation
  • will contests, trust and probate litigation
  • patent and copyright infringement litigation
  • employer/employee litigation
  • international business and tort litigation
Mr. Clark has a breadth of experience in all aspects of alternative dispute resolution, including negotiation, mediation, arbitration and litigation settlement conferences.