Samuel H. Clark, Jr., J.D.
Senior Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Mr. Clark is currently senior counsel for real estate, business and international matters for The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation. He has served in that position since 1995. In that capacity, he advises Johns Hopkins Medicine on joint ventures and business affiliations with third parties, with particular emphasis on matters involving Johns Hopkins Medicine International. He also handles debt financings and real estate transactions. Examples of more significant transactions include hospital affiliations in Turkey, Lebanon and Panama; merger of the outpatient radiology sites of Johns Hopkins with a group of private practices; merger of the sleep services subsidiary of Johns Hopkins with a subsidiary of a public company; Johns Hopkins’ participation in an approximately $200 million research center being developed by the National Institutes of Health on the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center campus and various bond issuances through public debt markets.
Prior to joining Johns Hopkins, he was in private practice for approximately 20 years. During that time, he was a full partner with Miles & Stockbridge, a regional law firm headquartered in Baltimore, and with Hogan & Hartson, a national law firm headquartered in Washington, D.C. His practice included corporate, real estate and financing transactions.
He graduated with honors from the University of North Carolina with a bachelor’s degree in economics and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He also graduated from the University of North Carolina School of Law, where he served on the editorial board of the North Carolina Law Review and was a member of the Order of the Coif.