April 13, 2018: Stephen R. Clark, Sr., was nominated as a U.S. District Court Judge for the Eastern District of Missouri on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Clark, of Missouri, is the founder and managing partner of the St. Louis-based Runnymede Law Group, where his practice focuses on complex trial and appellate litigation. Clark has tried numerous civil and commercial cases in federal and state courts throughout the country. He has also argued appeals in several federal and state appeals courts, including the Eighth and Tenth Circuits and the Missouri State Supreme Court. Earlier in his career, Clark was a Municipal Prosecutor, trying more than two-hundred cases. Before he founded Runnymede in 2008, Clark was an equity partner at Husch Blackwell LLP; an equity shareholder at Polsinelli PC; and an officer at Greensfelder, Hemker and Gale, P.C. Clark received his law degree from the St. Louis University School of Law.