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Justice Marcus R. Clark
Associate Justice


Juris Doctorate Degree, Louisiana State University, 1985
Northeast Louisiana University, Monroe, Louisiana, 1978
Sulphur High School, Calcasieu Parish, 1974

Work Experience:

  • Judge, 4th Judicial District Court, Section 2, 1997-2009; Chief Judge, 2004-2006; Drug Court Judge for 4th JDC and Fast Track, 2000 – 2001
  • Chief Felony Drug Prosecutor, 4th Judicial District Attorney’s Office, 1990-1996
  • Assistant District Attorney, 4th Judicial District Attorney’s Office, 1985-1996
  • Detective, Metro Narcotics, Monroe, Louisiana, 1981-1982
  • Detective, Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office, Monroe, Louisiana, 1978-1982

Professional Associations:

  • Member, Louisiana District Judges Association
  • Member, Louisiana District Judges Association Executive Committee
  • Past President & Member, Judge Fred Fudicker American Inns of Court
  • Member, Louisiana Bar Association
  • Member, Fourth Judicial District Court Bar Association
  • Member, 2nd Circuit Judges’ Association
  • Member, National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Member, Louisiana Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Past President, Assistant District Attorney’s Association
  • Past 2nd Vice-president, Board of Directors for District Attorney’s Association

Committees & Boards:

  • Supreme Court Uniform Rules Committee
  • 4th Judicial District Court: New Judgeship Committee; Ad Hoc NCSC Study Committee; Criminal Judges Committee; Salary & Personnel Committee; Court Technology Committee
  • Post-Conviction DNA Testing Advisory Commission
  • YWCA S.A.F.E. Task Force
  • Alzheimer’s Association
  • Treasurer, Northeast Baptist School PTO


Professional Workshops and Seminars:

  • Lecturer, North Delta Police Training Academy
  • Lecturer, Louisiana District Attorney’s Association
  • Lecturer, Forfeiture and Search & Seizure for law enforcement officers, District Attorneys, Judges and Public Defenders Associations


  • Co-Author of the Louisiana Drug Asset Forfeiture Law
  • Co-Author of the National TOP Gun Seminar

Personal Information:

Born in Sulphur, Louisiana, on February 24, 1956. Son of the late Hilda W. Clark and Charles Gerald Clark. Married in November 1990 to Allyson Ayers Clark, a neo-natal nurse. Justice Clark and his wife have two children, Nicole and Cooper. The Clarks reside in West Monroe, Louisiana.


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