David W. Clark

David W. Clark

Retired Partner


  • Antitrust and Competition
  • Appellate
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution

WSG Practice Industries


Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Mississippi, U.S.A.


David Clark's commercial litigation practice has included a broad range of clients and issues in state and federal court, arbitration and regulatory agencies. He has substantial trial experience in complex commercial, product liability, securities, insurance, trademark, antitrust and unfair competition, contract, and banking litigation.

David has been recognized as a national leader in civil justice reform by the American Tort Reform Association, who named him a “Legal Reform Champion.”

David has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America® and Mid-South Super Lawyers in the field of Business Litigation. He serves on the ABA Board of Governors and was the State Delegate for Mississippi in the ABA House of Delegates and Chair of the Mississippi Bar's Litigation Section. He is a member of the American Law Institute. He has taught or written on antitrust law, federal courts, discovery, mediation, and tort reform.

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1974
  • Mississippi, 1978

Court Admissions
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit
  • United States District Court, District of Delaware
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Mississippi
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Mississippi


  • University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 1974
  • Harvard University, M.A., 1971, Danforth Graduate Fellowship
  • Millsaps College, B.A., 1970, cum laude, with high honors.
Areas of Practice

Alternative Dispute Resolution | Antitrust and Competition | Appellate | Complex Business Litigation | Construction | Insurance | Intellectual Property | Intellectual Property and Competitive Practices Litigation | Lending | Life, Health and Disability Litigation | Litigation | Policyholder Insurance Coverage | Professional Liability Litigation | Regulatory/Corporate/Government Relations | Trade Secrets | Trademarks

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments