Elder Law

Our goal is to help seniors and their loved ones prepare for the medical, financial, legal, and emotional challenges that come with growing older. We can create and implement a plan to protect and control your assets if you require assisted living or nursing home care, and help you in what is known as a Read More

Estate Planning

Many people believe that estate planning is only for the wealthy. Not so. Virtually every family should have an estate plan of its own. Why? Without your own estate plan, the state of Virginia will control how your assets are distributed after you are gone. Unfortunately, the government isn’t interested in reducing settlement costs or Read More

Business Formation

The decisions you make before you start a business are just as important as the ones you make after your business is up and running. At The Clark Law Firm, we help entrepreneurs at start-up, exit, and every stage in between. Our services in this area include: Formation of limited liability companies, limited liability partnerships, Read More

Contract Disputes

We have a broad range of experience consistent with that found in large, national firms, while retaining the responsiveness and sensitivity to client goals associated with smaller firms. We understand that clients generally see litigation as a last resort, and that litigation is often interwoven with collateral business issues. When litigation is necessary, we represent Read More

Business Litigation

The Clark Law Firm’s litigators have a broad range of experience consistent with that found in large, national firms, while retaining the responsiveness and sensitivity to client goals associated with smaller firms. We understand that clients generally see litigation as a last resort, and that litigation is often interwoven with collateral business issues. When litigation Read More

Employment Law

The firm’s attorneys represent employers in the full range of legal matters related to employment. We are regularly engaged to counsel and assist clients in drafting personnel policies, employee handbooks, and guidelines that conform to increasingly complex federal, state, and local employment laws. We also train executives, management, and front-line supervisors to comply with these Read More

Mergers and Acquisitions

At The Clark Law Firm, we provide astute legal counsel to clients looking to merge with other businesses or acquire them outright. We help investors, entrepreneurs, owners of both small and large businesses, and others with every aspect of buying, selling or merging with related businesses in Virginia. Issues involved in business mergers and acquisitions Read More

Real Property Transactions

The Clark Law Firm provides sophisticated advice and handles transactions and litigation on behalf of property owners, users, developers, lenders, and investors in commercial, office, residential, and mixed-use projects in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. We also represent investors, lenders, and borrowers in various real estate financing projects and serve as general counsel to a Read More

Non-profit Organizations

With the advent of Sarbanes-Oxley and the post-Enron scrutiny of all corporations, the standards of corporate governance have been raised. For directors and board members of nonprofits, no longer is it sufficient to simply understand the mission of your organization. To exist and thrive in the world of for-profit organizations, your non-profit needs to use Read More

Business and Intellectual Property

What sets us apart at The Clark Law Firm is our integrated business and intellectual property practices. Our mission is to help creative individuals and businesses, both large and small, protect and capitalize upon their copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, and other IP with effective personnel policies, procedures, registrations, licensing agreements, cease and desist demands — Read More

Intellectual Property Litigation

The Clark Law Firm offers a broad range of sophisticated services designed to resolve business disputes and protect intellectual property assets. Litigation in the IP context, like most other business contexts, generally arises from failed expectations. Because litigation can be expensive and distracting to business owners, it is our preference to resolve disputes between the Read More

Domain Name Disputes

The attorneys at The Clark Law Firm have a broad range of experience and knowledge to draw upon to assist you with your domain name dispute matters. In today’s world of increasing online business, your domain name can be a very valuable asset for your company, sometimes the most valuable asset. Your domain name is Read More

Trademark, Copyright, Patents, and Trade Secrets

Understanding the value of what you have created and protecting it from infringement or misuse is important to the long-term success of your business. If your product ideas, inventions, writings or your creative or proprietary ideas are to have the impact you wish, you need intellectual property lawyers who also understand your business interests and Read More

Virginia’s Intellectual Property Laws

Intellectual property such as trade secrets, copyrights, and trademarks make up much the currency of the modern business world. Entire industries are based upon ideas as abstract as computer code, embodied in lines of 1’s and 0’s, or the sequencing of genes.   Intellectual property such as inventions and discoveries must be protected to enable Read More

Licensing and Property Transfers

The Clark Law Firm provides sophisticated advice and handles transactions and litigation on behalf of property owners, users, developers, lenders, and investors in commercial, office, residential, and mixed-use projects in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. We also represent investors, lenders, and borrowers in various real estate financing projects and serve as general counsel to a Read More

Employment Agreements

Our firm’s employment attorneys represent employers in the full range of legal matters related to employment. We are regularly engaged to counsel and assist clients in drafting personnel policies, employee handbooks, and guidelines that conform to increasingly complex federal, state, and local employment laws. We also train executives, management, and front-line supervisors to comply with Read More

Intellectual Property Protection

The attorneys at The Clark Law Firm are dedicated to protecting our clients’ intellectual property interests. We guide our clients through the processes associated with identifying and protecting their intellectual property, and successfully resolve disputes, including cases of unlawful use and infringement. When you face intellectual property issues, talking with an attorney who has regularly Read More

General Business Deals

Whether we are helping an entrepreneur form a new company, serving as general counsel to a medium-sized business, or representing a publicly traded company on specific matters, our boutique environment allows us to effectively utilize our experience and sophisticated abilities to produce efficient and effective business-oriented results. We Work to Understand Your Business Our clients Read More

DUI/DWI

A criminal charge for drunk driving can be a frightening experience. You may be unsure about the potential that you will receive jail time, fines and/or license revocation that could restrict your ability to do your job. At The Clark Law Firm, we can help you work through the process of responding to a charge Read More

Assault, Battery, Domestic Violence

If you have been accused of assault, battery and/or domestic violence, you may be unsure about the potential consequences and what you can do to protect your rights. We can help. At The Clark Law Firm, serving Loudoun and Fairfax counties and the surrounding Northern Virginia region, we have the legal knowledge and dedication to Read More

Theft and Larceny

Criminal charges for theft and other property crimes can be confusing, leaving you without a clear sense of what you’ve been charged with doing and what the potential consequences are. When you speak to our Loudoun and Fairfax County criminal defense lawyers, we will immediately make sure you understand the charges and work with you Read More

Embezzlement and Fraud

Conviction on a white collar crime can lead to serious criminal and employment consequences, in addition to personal embarrassment. If you have been charged with or are being investigated for fraud or embezzlement, you should get immediate legal counsel and representation. Contact us at The Clark Law Firm to schedule a free initial consultation about Read More

Drug Charges

Drug charges can be a threat to your liberty, your employment, your immigration status and other important aspects of your life. If you have been charged with a drug crime, you need an experienced criminal defense lawyer on your side. At The Clark Law Firm, we defend clients against drug charges and help them avoid Read More

Weapons Charges

If you have been charged with a weapons offense, you face serious consequences and are up against a powerful team of police and prosecutors. Don’t give up your rights. Get skilled legal representation throughout every stage of your prosecution on a weapons charge. Contact us to schedule a free initial consultation with the criminal defense Read More

Juvenile Matters

Part of growing up is making mistakes. Unfortunately, some of the mistakes made by juveniles can get them in trouble with the law. If you or your child is facing charges in juvenile court, we can help. Contact us to schedule a free initial consultation with the juvenile defense lawyers at The Clark Law Firm, Read More

Sex Crimes

If you’re facing sex crime charges, you are likely dealing with serious concerns about your future, including the criminal penalties and social stigma that may result. You need an advocate, an attorney who will stand up for your rights and your interests as you go through this difficult time. At The Clark Law Firm, based Read More