Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Patrick Clark is a shareholder in the Firm and concentrates his practice on advice and litigation in all areas of employment law. Although Patrick has particular expertise in representing healthcare industry clients, his representative clients also include insurance, paper/building products and publishing companies. Patrick’s representation of clients encompasses litigation in state and federal courts across the country.Patrick is viewed as one of the Firm’s “go to” lawyers for cases anticipated to be tried. To date, his active trial practice has included trying multiple cases to verdict in Alabama, California, Florida, New Mexico and Georgia – the five states in which he holds bar memberships.Before beginning the practice of management-side employment law in 1997, Patrick spent five years representing labor unions and employees in disputes with management and tried cases to verdict on their behalf.