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Walter Tretheway Clark

Walter Tretheway Clark

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Criminal Defense

About Me

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1972

  1. Personal Injury: 98%
    38 years, 2 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 2%
    39 years, 300 cases

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Bruce Robert Millar

    I endorse this lawyer. Walter Clark has a sterling reputation, is highly respected amongst his peers, and achieves great results for his clients. I would not hesitate to have him represent me if I were in need of legal services in his area.


    Bruce Millar Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Mark Joseph Sullivan

    Capable, honest to a fault, polite and hardworking, Walter is impressive in court and is well respected by clients, colleagues, opponents and every judge in Riverside County and the rest of Southern California. He is a man of integrity and a credit to the profession.


    Mark Sullivan
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Walter Clark Legal Group

72-098 Highway 111
Rancho Mirage, CA, 92270



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Highest rating Since 1978Martindale-Hubbell2010
Presidential Award of MeritConsumer Attorneys of California2008
Champion of JusticeConsumer Attorneys of California2007

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Deputy District AttorneyRIverside County District Attorney1973 - 1976

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Board of Trial AdvocatesAssociate Member2007 - Present
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMember of Board of Directors2006 - Present
National Board of Trial AdvocacyCertified in Civil Trial Advocacy1997 - Present
Martindale HubbelHighest rating1978 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Olson v. R I C ConstructionJury award: $767,499, plus $120,000 interest.

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Publication NameTitleDate
Walter Clark Legal GroupLaw Letter2010

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Diego School of LawN/AJuris Doctorate1972
University of California - Santa BarbaraN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1969

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
California College of Trial ArtsPersonnel Hiring Issues2004