Stacey Clark is a senior partner in the firm’s Veterans Legal Group. She has dedicated her entire legal career to assisting
disabled veterans and citizens in obtaining disability benefits owed to
them by the Veterans’ and Social Security Administrations. As a lifetime
resident of Florida, Stacey attended the University of Florida where she
received a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts degree, both with
honors, in 2000.
Ms. Clark also attended the University of Florida College
of Law, where she graduated with honors in 2003. During her time in law
school, she received three book awards, and authored a publication in
the Journal of Technology Law and Policy.
She began her legal career representing the disabled in claims for
Social Security disability benefits. After finding that many of her
clients were veterans who also needed assistance with claims for
Veterans’ benefits, she obtained her accreditation with the Veterans’
Administration and commenced her Veterans’ Benefits practice, which has
included representing veterans before the Veterans Administration, Board
of Veterans Appeals, the Court of Appeals for Veterans’ Claims, and
other federal courts.
Upon joining Morgan & Morgan, Ms. Clark’s knowledge, expertise and
experience were instrumental in spearheading the development and growth
of the firm’s Veterans’ Benefits practice. She has also spoken at
conferences and seminars, including Mass Torts Made Perfect and Practice
Made Perfect, in order to educate other attorneys regarding this
In 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2018, Ms. Clark was named as a “Florida Rising Star” by the Florida Super Lawyers Magazine, which is based upon peer recognition and professional achievement. Only 2.5% of all lawyers in the state are named as Rising Stars. Each year, Ms. Clark was the only lawyer recognized in the practice area of Veterans Law.
- Veterans’ Benefits
- Social Security
- Florida Bar, 2003 to Present
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida, 2005 to Present
- U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans’ Claims, 2011 to Present
- U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2012 to Present
- National Organization of Social Security Claimant Representatives,
2010 to Present
- National Organization of Veterans’ Advocates, 2013 to Present
- Cambridge Who’s Who, Lifetime Member; VIP Member of the Year,
- Board of Directors for Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, 2018 to Present; External Affairs Committee Chair, 2018 to Present
- Financial Responsibility and Compulsory Insurance Laws, FLORIDA
AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE LAW 1-1 (7th ed. 2010).
- Case Comment, Copyright Law: Intellectual Property Law in
Cyberspace, A&M Records, Inc., v. Napster, Inc., J. TECH. L. & POL’Y
- Helping Veterans And Their Family Members Obtain Disability Benefits, Navigating Legal Issues for Military Veterans: Leading Lawyers on Arguing Disability, Pension, and other Claims Before the VA INSIDE THE MINDS (2015).
- University of Florida, Levin College of Law, Gainesville, FL
- Juris Doctor, cum laude, 2003
- Journal of Technology Law & Policy: Write-on Competition winner,
Spring 2002; Assistant Research Editor, Fall 2002; Write-on
Competition Selection Committee, Fall 2002
- Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad Law Center, Ft.
- 2000-2001, Rank:6/243, GPA: 3.67/4.0
- Honors: Goodwin Scholar, full tuition; Grade-on candidate Nova Law
- Book Awards: Civil Procedure, Criminal Law, Torts
- University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
- Bachelor of Science, with honors, Psychology, May 2000
- Bachelor of Arts, with honors, Criminology, May 2000
- GPA: 3.56/4.0
- Honors: Florida Merit Scholar, 4 years; First Union Scholar, 4 years;
Golden Key Honor Society; Gamma Sigma Alpha, Greek honor society