Attorney Profile

Brian D. Clark has practiced law for more than two decades, acting as a JAG (Judge Advocate General) Officer in the United States Air Force before opening up his private practice in 1999. Clients throughout Huntsville and Northern Alabama have turned to Brian when they need a strong and experienced attorney to provide strategic counsel and assertive representation.

Brian D. Clark | Criminal Defense and Family Law Attorney | Huntsville

Attorney Brian D. Clark


Brian Clark was born and raised in Syracuse, New York. He graduated from the University of North Alabama, Florence, Alabama in 1988 with a BS degree in Secondary Education (Magna Cum Laude). Brian graduated from the University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, Alabama in 1991. During his time at the University of Alabama Brian served as President of the American Bar Association’s Law Student Division.

Service as Judge Advocate General in the USAF

Brian served as a JAG officer in the United States Air Force from 1992 to 1999. He was stationed at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in Goldsboro, North Carolina from 1992 to 1994 where he served as prosecutor.

 JAG Officer in USAF, Brian D. Clark | Criminal Defense and Family Law Attorney | Huntsville

Service as JAG Officer in USAF

In 1994 Brian transferred to Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Mississippi where he served as a prosecutor from 1994 to 1995. From 1995 to 1997 Brian served as defense counsel at Keesler before transferring to Head Quarters Standard Systems Group, Maxwell Air Force Base, Gunter Annex in Montgomery, Alabama where he served as Deputy Staff Judge Advocate and later Staff Judge Advocate before enlisting as a reservist until 2001 when he was honorably discharged. During his career with the Air Force, Brian tried over 75 hearings to jury trial between 1992 and 1997.

Private Practice

In 1999, Brian moved to Huntsville, with his wife and children, and began his general practice to include criminal defense, personal injury, defense of juveniles and family law including divorce and child custody.

In 2004 Brian ran as the Madison County Republican Candidate for District Attorney.

Practice areas

Professional affiliations

  • Alabama State Bar
  • Huntsville-Madison County Bar Association
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • North Alabama Federal CJA


  • Alabama Circuit & District Courts
  • Alabama Court of Civil Appeals
  • Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals
  • Alabama Supreme Court
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Alabama
  • United States Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
  • United States Supreme Court
Brian D. Clark P.C.