Denomination: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
J. Clifford Wallace, American federal judge. Bar: California 1955. Recipient Edward J. Devitt Distinguished Service to Justice award, 2005, Judge D. Lowell and Barbara Jensen Public Service award, 2008, Bernie Siegan award, 2010. Stake president San Diego East Latter Day Saints Church, 1962—1967, regional representative, 1967—1974, 1977—1979; Member of Institute Judicial Administration, American Board Trial Advocates.
With Gray, Cary, Ames & Frye, San Diego, 1955—1970. Judge United States District Court (southern district), 1970—1972, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit), San Diego, 1972—1996, chief judge, 1991—1996, senior judge, since 1996. Visiting professor law Brigham Young University School Law.
Adjunct professor University San Diego School Law. With United States Navy, 1946-1949.