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William Alfred Clark

William Alfred Clark, American Federal judge. Bar: Ohio 1952, Michigan 1953. Named Alumnus of Year, University of Michigan Club, Dayton, l965. Lieutenant United States Air Force, l952-54. Member American Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association (chairman eminent domain 1979-1982), DaytonBar Association (treasurer 1964-1965), National Conference Bankruptcy Judges, Lawyers Club.

Background

Clark, William Alfred was born on August 27, 1928 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Webb Rufus and Dora Lee (Weddle) Clark.

Education

AB, University of Michigan, l950;Juris Doctor, University of Michigan, l952.

Career

Private practice, Dayton, 1954—1957. Associate Frank J. Svoboda, 1957—1973. Partner Legler, Lang & Kuhns, 1973-1982, Pickrel, Schaeffer & Ebeling, Dayton, 1982-1985.

Judge southern district Ohio United States Bankruptcy Court, 1985-1999, chief judge, 1993-1999. Appointed recalled bankruptcy judge, since 1999. Judge Montgomery County Court, Dayton, 1958-1962.

Trial counsel in eminent domain Assistant Attorney General Ohio, Dayton, 1963-1970. Teacher business law Dayton chapter Certified Property and Casualty Underwriters, 1963-1983. Arbitrator Montgomery County Common Pleas Court, American Arbitration Association, Better Business Bureau.

Religion

Through Covenant each individual accepts the relationship with God. It is not about acquiring a relationship with God, but living within the loving relationship that God has already offered.

Views

The family is the most basic of human institutions through which people are nurtured and sustained in love, responsibility, and respect.

Membership

Lieutenant United States Air Force, l952-54. Member American Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association (chairman eminent domain 1979-1982), Dayton Bar Association (treasurer 1964-1965), National Conference Bankruptcy Judges, Lawyers Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, other sports, reading, traveling.

Connections

Married Catherine C. Clark, April 5, l952. Children: Mary Clark Youra, Jennifer Clark Kinder, Cynthia Clark Regan, Andrea G. Bell.

Politics

When the Church as a body engages with political issues, it should follow the principles of Christian faith.