Henry S. Clapper is a native of Southwest Missouri and a U.S. Army veteran. Mr. Clapper received a Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College, and a Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri, Columbia. He was admitted to the bar and entered the practice of law in the state of Missouri in 1969. Henry Clapper worked as a prosecuting attorney for Lawrence County, Missouri before opening the solo practice of Henry S. Clapper, PC. for 16 years. Henry S. Clapper then served as owner and partner of Clapper & Harris, PC from 2008 to 2012 before opening Clapper Law Firm, LLC in 2012 until 2022 when he made the decision to close his individual practice and join Law Office of the Ozarks.
Attorney Henry S. Clapper has been a member in good standing of the Missouri State Bar and the US District Court Bar for the Western District of Missouri from 1969 to 2015. Attorney Henry S. Clapper is also a member of the Missouri Association of Trial and has completed a Family Mediator Course from the University of Missouri School of Law and is a certified mediator.