Matthew L. Clark, Esq.

Smith & Pugh, PLC
161 Fort Evans Road, NE, Suite 345
Leesburg, VA 20176
Tel: (703) 777-6084 | (703) 478-1895
Fax: (703) 771-6383

Areas of Practice:
Civil Litigation

Estate Planning

Estate and Trust Administration

General Business and Corporate Matters

Guardianships for Incapacitated Adults

Bar and Court Admissions:

New York State Bar, 2010

Virginia State Bar, 2013

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, 2014

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia, 2015

Judicial Clerkship:

Law Clerk to the Honorable Irene M. Keeley, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia

Past Employment Positions:

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, New York, New York

Howard, Morrison, Ross and Whelan, Warrenton, Virginia


West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia (J.D. 2009)

            Order of the Coif

            West Virginia Law Review: Articles Selection & Notes Editor, Vol. 111 (2008-2009); 

            Associate Editor, Vol. 110 (2007 - 2008); Published note: The Burden of Inaction,

            111 W. Va. L. Rev. 943 (2009)

James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia (B.A. 2006)

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Loudoun County Bar Association

Fauquier County Bar Association

Community Service:

Hero Homes, Inc.; General Counsel (pro bono) (October 2016 to present)

The Town of Hamilton, Virginia; Member of the Town Council (February 2015 to present)

Thomas D. Horne Leadership in the Law Program; Volunteer (summer 2016 to present)

The Food Bank and Thrift Store, Inc., Fauquier County, Virginia; Board Member (March 2015 to February 2016)