History of the Federal Judiciary

  U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada

   Judges of the District of Nevada
Jones, Robert Clive
Born 1947 in Las Vegas, NV

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
Nominated by George W. Bush on June 9, 2003, to a seat vacated by David W. Hagen. Confirmed by the Senate on October 2, 2003, and received commission on November 30, 2003. Served as chief judge, 2011-2014. Assumed senior status on February 1, 2016.

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge, District of Nevada, 1983-2003

Brigham Young University, B.S., 1971
University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law, J.D., 1975

Professional Career:
U.S. Army National Guard, 1971-1972
U.S. Air National Guard, 1972-1977
Law clerk, Hon. J. Clifford Wallace, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 1975
Private practice, 1976-1982
Judge, U.S. Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the Ninth Circuit, 1986-1999


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