Professor of Law
St. Thomas University College of Law
Faculty Suite (208)
16401 NW 37th Ave
Miami Gardens, FL 33054
B.A, Wittenberg University
M.B.A., West Virginia University College of Business and Economics
J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Hip Hop & the Law
Professor Clark joins as a tenured Professor of Law. He comes to us from North Carolina Central University School of Law, where he was a tenured Professor of Law and taught Business Associations, Contracts, Corporate Justice, Employment Discrimination, and Hip Hop, Law & Justice. At NCCU, he also served on the ABA Compliance team and was the Director of the Justice in the Practice of Law Certificate Program and the Director of New Initiatives. Before that, Professor Clark was a Lecturer in Law at West Virginia University College of Law, where he taught Legal Writing and Appellate Advocacy.
Professor Clark earned his B.A. in Political Science from Wittenberg University, his M.B.A. from West Virginia University College of Business and Economics, and his J.D. from University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Following his graduation from law school, he practiced law at the law firm of Steptoe & Johnson.
His scholarship includes a book, CORPORATE JUSTICE (Carolina Academic Press), as well as numerous law review articles and other scholarship on social justice, corporate discretion, and sexual harassment. He is currently working on a casebook on Sports Law.
Todd J. Clark & andre douglas pond cummings, Corporate Justice, (Carolina Academic Press ed., 2016).
Todd J. Clark, The Takeover: Hip Hop’s Evolution and Influence in the Law School Classroom, 41 N. 2, N.C. Cent. U. L. Rev., (Spring 2020).
Todd J. Clark, An Inherent Contradiction: Corporate Discretion in Morals Clause Enforcement, 78 N. 1, La. L. Rev., (Fall 2017).
Todd J. Clark, Ballin in the Boardroom: Changing the Social Context of Sexual Harassment, 28 N. 2, J. Civ. Rts. & Econ. Dev., (2015).
Todd J. Clark, Equal Opportunity to Harass, Unequal Burdens of Proof: Affirming the Equal Opportunity Harasser Defense, 1 N. 1, Tenn. J. Race, Gender & Soc. Just., (Fall 2012).
Todd. J. Clark, My President is Black and I Be Goddamned if My Agent Ain’t Too!, 2 N.2, Geo. J. L. & Mod. Critical Race Persp., (Fall 2010).
Chapters and Introductions
Drugs in Professional Sports, in The Oxford Handbook of American Sports Law, (Oxford University Press ed., Sept. 2017).
Todd J. Clark, Hip-hop’s Critical Role in Awakening Urban America’s Corporate Consciousness and Activist Spirit, in HIP HOP and the LAW, (Carolina Academic Press ed., 2015).
Todd J. Clark, Part IV, Section B: Professional Equality: The Rooney Rule, in Reversing Field: Examining Commercialization, Labor, Gender and Race in 21st Century Sports Law, (West Virginia University Press ed., 2011).