The Honorable Clifford L. Klein

Los Angeles Superior Court

Court Info

Los Angeles Superior Court, Department 009 (website)

Clerk phone: +1 (213) 633-0259

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Biography

The Hon. Clifford L. Klein is a judge for the Los Angeles County Superior Court in California. He was re-elected to the bench in 2014 unopposed.

Judge Klein received his B.A. from the University of California in 1972 and went on to earn his J.D. from the University of California Boalt Hall School of Law in 1975.

During his time on the bench, Klein presided over the Juvenile Court in 2002. In 2012 he was appointed to the Mental Health Implementation Task Force, which was created in an effort to improve the way the justice system responded to offenders with mental illness.

Education

  • J.D. from University of California Boalt Hall School of Law (1975)
  • B.A. from University of California (1972)