Emily Clark

Operations Manager & Appellate Research Specialist

Washington, D.C.

emily.clark@macarthurjustice.org (202) 869-3434

Emily Clark, Appellate Research Specialist & Operations Manager in the MacArthur Justice Center’s office in Washington, joined the firm with more than 10 years of appellate paralegal experience and a demonstrated commitment to criminal justice advocacy.


From 2006 to 2017, Emily was a paralegal with Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP, and worked in the firm’s Appellate and Supreme Court practice group in Washington, D.C. She also co-founded a grassroots organization in DC dedicated to stopping police abuse of power and worked closely with local activists and advocacy groups to organize events and protests, “know your rights” training sessions, and demonstrations on how to safely and effectively video the police.


In 2006, Emily graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in English from Skidmore College in Saratoga, NY.