Ariel Clark attended the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall) and graduated with honors from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Arts. Prior to opening her own firm, she practiced in the areas of Native American law and complex civil litigation. She is an active member of California State Bar, the Beverly Hills Bar Association, the National Lawyers Guild, and National and California NORML Legal Committees. Hailing most recently from the Bay Area and as a part of the progressive civil rights community, where the medical marijuana movement remains on the cutting edge, she is experienced in the ongoing legalization and regulation of medical marijuana, among other civil and political rights issues. Attorney Clark started her firm to assist clients in creating successful and viable businesses and to support progressive political movements.