Clark J. Butler Joins Whitfield & Eddy Law
Clark J. Butler joined Whitfield & Eddy Law as an associate attorney in the firm's litigation practice group. Mr. Butler will work with clients on commercial litigation and employment related issues. He will also assist family law clients in divorce, child custody, and other related matters.
Mr. Butler is a 2021 graduate of the Drake University Law School. He was the 2021 recipient of the Justice Daryl Hecht Award and a 2019 Cady Law Opportunity Fellow. Also, he was on the Dean's List for a number of semesters, and was a CALI Academic Achievement Award winner in multiple courses. Mr. Butler was active in the Student Bar Association as the Diversity Representative, a Law School Admissions Ambassador, and Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity Member. In 2018 he graduated cum laude from Dakota Wesleyan University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in history and biology.
Prior to earning his J.D., he was a law clerk at Whitfield & Eddy Law and a law intern at Wells Fargo, N.A. He was a student attorney at the Children's Rights Clinic at Drake University Law School and was a clerk in the juvenile court system for the Honorable Romonda Belcher, a District Associate Judge.