Clark Partington welcomes Amelia H. Beard to the firm

Clark Partington welcomes Amelia H. Beard to the firm


July 29, 2019 – Clark Partington is pleased to welcome Amelia Hallenberg Beard who joins Clark Partington as an attorney in its Commercial Litigation Department.  Amelia brings over a decade of professional experience to the firm in a wide range of industries including real estate, business, banking, and estate planning.

“I am honored to join Clark Partington’s multidisciplinary team of 43 attorneys. Clark Partington has a respected legacy and offers its clients the opportunity to obtain excellent legal services in the Gulf Coast and beyond. I am proud to be a part of their team,” says Beard.

Amelia is very active in the local and state bar, having recently served two terms as President of the Walton County Bar Association.  She is honored to be named a fellow of The Florida Bar’s 2019-2020 Leadership Academy.  Amelia is a Vice Chair of the Voluntary Bar Liaison Committee and a member of the Annual Convention Committee of The Florida Bar.  Locally, she serves on the First Circuit Bench and Bar Professionalism Committee and is a past member of the circuit’s grievance committee.

Amelia is licensed in both Florida and Georgia.  Prior to joining Clark Partington, Amelia worked with a 10-state law firm representing both small investors and large financial institutions in litigation.  A realtor’s daughter, her experience in the residential real estate and mortgage banking industry is extensive.  Prior to becoming an attorney, Amelia worked for a metro housing authority, in mortgage origination and servicing, and mortgage litigation management.

About Clark Partington:

Clark Partington is the largest business focused firm in the Florida panhandle with offices in Pensacola, Destin, Grayton Beach & Tallahassee.  The firm also maintains a presence in South Alabama with an Orange Beach office.  Since 1976 Clark Partington has grown to over forty lawyers and has served the people and businesses of Florida through an innovative and collaborative approach to practicing law.  Our lawyers are consistently recognized for their service to the profession and excellence in the courtroom.  More information about the firm’s practice, its attorneys, and recognitions may be found at




Laura Branch

Business Development Coordinator