Jeffrey R. Clark

Jeff Clark

Partner
Livonia, MI Office
 
Phone: (734) 261-2400 

 

 

 Biography

Jeffrey R. Clark is an AV-rated partner in our Livonia office and member of the Executive Committee.  He focuses his practice on municipal law, insurance defense and litigation.

Mr. Clark has extensive complex-litigation experience, including representing municipalities, professionals, and professional corporations.  He counsels and defends municipal clients in all aspects of municipal operations and devotes a substantial portion of his practice to planning and zoning issues for municipalities throughout the state.  Additionally, he successfully defends physicians, pharmacists, and other professionals in state and federal trial courts, courts of appeals, and the Supreme Court.

Practice Groups

Appeals and Litigation

Insurance Defense

Municipal Law

Education

Juris Doctor, cum laude

  • University of Detroit Law School

A.B. University of Michigan

  • Major: Economics and Political Science

Honors

A.V. Rated by Martindale-Hubbell for professional excellence

2017 Michigan Super Lawyer, Top Rated State, Local and Municipal Attorney, Michigan Super Lawyers

2016 Michigan Super Lawyer, Top Rated State, Local and Municipal Attorney, Michigan Super Lawyers

2016 Leading Lawyer, Professional Malpractice Defense Law, Leading Lawyers

2015 Michigan Super Lawyer, Top Rated State, Local and Municipal Attorney, Michigan Super Lawyers

2014 Top Rated Lawyer, Municipal Law, DBusiness Magazine

2014 Michigan Super Lawyer, Top Rated State, Local and Municipal Attorney, Michigan Super Lawyers

2013 Top Rated Lawyer, Land Use and Zoning, American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell

2013 Michigan Super Lawyer, Top Rated State, Local and Municipal Attorney, Michigan Super Lawyers

Rated by Super Lawyers
 

Additional Jurisdictions and Court Admissions

Michigan State Courts

United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan

Memberships and Associations

State Bar of Michigan- member of Master Lawyers Section and Public Corporation Law section

Oakland County Bar Association

State Bar of Michigan Character and Fitness Committee

Metropolitan Detroit Bar Association

Michigan Association of Municipal Attorneys (MAMA)

Defense Research Institute

Association of Defense Trial Counsel

Michigan Defense Trial Counsel

Redford Township Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors

Commission on Childrens’ Issues (17th District Court), Board of
Directors

Redford Township Planning Commission, 1983-1993

Redford Township Police and Fire Pension Board, Trustee

Redford Township Strategic Planning Commission

Redford Union School Board of Canvassers

St. Agatha Parish Administrative Commission

North Redford-Detroit Community Organizations

University of Michigan Alumni Association

University of Michigan Club of Greater Detroit

University of Michigan Presidents Club

Pi Sigma Alpha (National Political Science Honor Society), Member

University of Michigan Undergraduate Political Science Society, Member

Michigan Economic Society, Member

Published Articles