Clark C. Luke was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2011 and the Tennessee Bar in 2012. His primary areas of practice include estate planning and administration, taxation, corporate law, and domestic and family relations. During law school, Clark served as a member of the Moot Court Board. He has an LL.M. in Taxation and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Honors & Recognitions

  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers in America (2018, Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law; Tax Law)
  • Mississippi Economic Council Leadership Mississippi, Class of 2016
  • University of Mississippi School of Law Moot Court Board
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers (2015–16, Rising Star, Tax)

Community & Professional

  •  American Bar Association
  • The Mississippi Bar (Estates & Trusts Section, Executive Committee)
  • Capital Area Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Jackson Young Lawyers
  • Estate Planning Council of Mississippi
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Mississippi Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
  • Mission First Legal Aid

Articles & Publications

Speaking Engagements

  • "Charitable Giving Strategies in 2018," Estate Planning Council of Mississippi, February 2018
  • "Trust Litigation Trends and Emerging Risk," Mississippi Bankers Association Financial Management Conference, Jackson, MS, November 4, 2016
  • "Tax Consequences After the Divorce," National Business Institute, July 2015
  • "Litigating the Case: Will Contests," National Business Institute, July 2014
  • "The Ethics of Asset Protection Planning," Trustmark National Bank CLE, July 2014


Master of Laws (Taxation): University of Florida, 2012

Juris Doctor: University of Mississippi School of Law, cum laude, 2010

Master's Degree: Master of Taxation: University of Mississippi, cum laude, 2008

Bachelor's Degree: Bachelor of Accountancy: University of Mississippi, cum laude, 2007