Clark Jennings, a 2010 graduate of the UALR William H. Bowen School of Law, was appointed to the staff of the 2012 Democratic National Convention in North Carolina.
Jennings is now the Director of Operations for the event that is currently taking place in Charlotte. He assumed the position in March while serving as a law clerk to the Honorable D. P. Marshall Jr., of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, during a one-year leave from Quattlebaum, Grooms, Tull & Burrow PLLC, where he has served as a litigation attorney.
Jennings was the assistant managing editor of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review. He also competed as a member of the National Trial Competition Team and was a student member of the Henry Woods American Inn of Court.
His wife Mary also received her Juris Doctor from Bowen and was working as an associate at Mitchell Williams Law in Little Rock before the couple left for North Carolina. She also received degrees in Political Economy and International Relations from Tulane University in New Orleans.
Jennings received his B.S.B.A. in Marketing Management from University of Arkansas at Fayetteville in 2001, where he graduated magna cum laude. Prior to attending law school and becoming an attorney, he worked as Deputy Communications Director in the Office of the Governor and has worked extensively in four presidential campaigns.
Jennings was admitted to practice law in Arkansas in 2011.