Emily Clark is an associate with the firm's corporate and business law department. She advises community associations on day-to-day operations and transactional matters, including advising clients regarding governing document interpretation and enforcement, compliance with the Davis-Stirling Act, implementation of community operating rules and policies, contract negotiation, dispute resolution, elections and special assessment votes, governing document amendments and collections. She assists boards in handling parking and towing matters, rental and age restrictions, neighbor-to-neighbor disputes, and the implementation of new regulations such as "no smoking laws" and transient rental ordinances.
Ms. Clark became editor of the Condominium Blue Book in 2016. She also produces Berding | Weil's Community Association Statute Book and contributes to the firm's newsletter, the Community Association ALERT. She serves as an adjunct professor at the John F. Kennedy College of Law, teaching first year legal writing.
Ms. Clark was selected as a Super Lawyers "Northern California Rising Star" in 2015 and 2017.
Prior to joining Berding | Weil, Ms. Clark practiced at an east Contra Costa County firm specializing in workers' compensation litigation. While in law school she served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Timothy Reardon at the First District Court of Appeal.
Ms. Clark received her Juris Doctor from the John F. Kennedy College of Law, where she was a merit scholarship recipient. Ms. Clark graduated cum laude with her B.A. in European History from Boston University.