Andre Clark was always interested in real estate, getting into the industry in 2005, where he would end up managing 250 single-family homes and 110,000 square feet of commercial space. In 2018, his passion for the field drove him to become a real estate attorney and open his own firm, the Law Office of Andre Clark, serving Orange, San Bernardino, Riverside, and Los Angeles Counties in California. His extensive background in real estate helps him seamlessly navigate the complexities of contractual issues for his high-profile clients, whether he’s drafting, reviewing, or enforcing those contracts. “I love what I do,” he says. “It reminds me of a math problem; I put the pieces together to find an answer.” And he’s managed to find many answers, including in a Ninth Circuit oral argument he held in only his first year as an attorney—a decision that would go on to be published.
As the leader of a thriving law practice, Andre works with several of-counsel attorneys who team up with him as needed. Clients appreciate the wealth of knowledge that Andre and his colleagues offer, as well as the time and energy dedicated to their cases—as well as his commitment to transparency and open communication. And while he is powerful force in the courtroom, before he even takes on a case, he always conducts an audit of it first to help his clients avoid that scenario whenever possible. “I’m always paying attention to what my clients’ expectations are and making sure I meet them,” he says. “I’m very proud to be transparent.”
With a career spanning over various practice areas and industries, Mr. Clark has emerged as a distinguished figure in the legal landscape. As a seasoned attorney, Andre has carved an impressive niche for himself as a versatile advocate, excelling in real estate and business litigation, probate and estates, and transactional law. His unwavering commitment to delivering justice and his unwavering dedication to his clients' interests have made him a trusted counsel for individuals and businesses alike.
Throughout his career, Andre has demonstrated a remarkable ability to navigate complex legal landscapes, successfully representing a diverse clientele. Whether in high-stakes courtroom battles or intricate negotiations, he has consistently displayed a keen legal acumen and a tireless work ethic.
Andre's legal prowess is not confined to the courtroom; he is equally adept at handling intricate real estate transactions and providing strategic counsel to businesses seeking to navigate the complex world of corporate law. His deep understanding of the legal intricacies involved in probate and estates matters has been a source of solace for families during challenging times.
Beyond his legal accomplishments, Andre is recognized for his commitment to community service and pro bono work, underscoring his dedication to making a meaningful impact both inside and outside the courtroom. His leadership at Law Office of Andre Clark has cultivated a culture of excellence, where the pursuit of justice is a paramount principle.
Andre L. Clark's exceptional legal career, his dedication to his clients, and his contributions to the legal profession have solidified his standing as a preeminent figure in the California legal community. His vision, leadership, and unwavering commitment to justice continue to shape the legacy of Law Office of Andre Clark, making it a trusted name in the field of law.
CEO & PRESIDENT
James H. Curls is a trial lawyer who’s practice primarily focuses on civil litigation and criminal defense. James has quickly established himself as a formidable advocate in the courtroom by trying a number of cases to verdict. James’ legal acumen and dedication to his clients' well-being have resulted in numerous successful outcomes, earning him the trust and respect of his peers and clients alike.
James earned his law degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles, California. James also studied abroad at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague, Netherlands. From the outset of his career, James has worked on a wide range of cases giving him great experience in navigating the intricate corridors of the legal system. James understands the complexities that each case presents and is committed to providing personalized legal representation tailored to meet the individual needs of every client.
Beyond his legal practice, James is known for his active involvement in the California legal community. He keeps abreast of the latest legal developments, ensuring that his clients benefit from the most up-to-date strategies and defenses available.
Monique Wilmot-Francis is a remarkable individual who embodies the essence of dedication and versatility in her career. By day, she dons the hat of a paralegal at the Law Office of Andre Clark, handling in a diverse range of legal matters, including civil litigation, criminal defense, probate and estates, and real estate and business transactions. But when the sun sets, she seamlessly transitions into her role as a compassionate and skilled nurse, working tirelessly through the night to care for those in need.
Monique's journey in the legal profession is marked by a commitment to justice and unwavering support for her clients. As a paralegal, she plays a pivotal role in the intricate world of litigation and legal transactions. Her attention to detail, thorough research, and organizational skills are invaluable assets to the law firm's legal team. Whether it's preparing documents for a complex civil case, assisting with a criminal defense strategy, or navigating the intricacies of probate and estates, Monique's dedication ensures that clients receive top-notch legal support.
But Monique's commitment to making a positive impact extends beyond the legal realm. As a nurse, she spends her nights caring for patients, tending to their medical needs, and providing comfort during challenging times. Her ability to balance the demands of two demanding professions showcases her exceptional work ethic and a deep-seated desire to help others, no matter the hour.
Monique's ability to excel in both the legal and healthcare fields is a testament to her unwavering dedication and passion for making a difference in people's lives. Her unique blend of skills, compassion, and tireless work ethic is a source of inspiration to her colleagues and a testament to what can be achieved through determination and a genuine desire to serve others.
In her dual roles as a paralegal and nurse, Monique Wilmot-Francis continues to touch the lives of many, offering legal expertise by day and compassionate care by night. Her dedication to her professions and her commitment to helping others make her a true asset to both the legal and healthcare communities in California.