Peter Clarke earned his bachelor's degree in psychology with a minor in philosophy at Western Washington University. He went on to complete his juris doctor at the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law.
In 2013, Peter Clarke joined LegalMatch as content manager at the South San Francisco office. In this position, he manages a team of legal writers, curates the LegalMatch Law Library and the LegalMatch Law Blog, and oversees social media activities. Before joining LegalMatch, he gained experience in professional writing, editing, and SEO while working for several startup companies in the San Francisco Bay Area. He also recently handled manuscript acquisitions at a literary agency.
In his personal life, he enjoys playing the guitar, biking, and traveling. As a fiction writer, he's had over 40 short stories published in literary journals. He volunteers as an assistant editor for Fifth Wednesday Journal, a literary journal based in Chicago. Native to Port Angeles, Washington, he currently lives in San Francisco.