Cleve D. McKnight






Cleve D. McKnight (Of Counsel) graduated from Biola University with a B.S. in Business Administration and earned his Juris Doctorate from Hastings Law School in 1984. Cleve McKnight is a past president of the Kern County Trial Lawyers and has spoken at the Consumer Attorneys of California State Convention on the art of jury selection. Cleve McKnight has successfully represented injured clients and their families against some of the largest businesses and corporations in the country. Cleve McKnight is a personal injury lawyer who represents clients who have been seriously injured or lost a loved one as a result of an auto, motorcycle or truck accident or by a defective product.

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1984
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1984
  • U.S. Federal Court, 1984


  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, California
    • J.D. - 1984
  • Biola University, La Mirada, California
    • B.S. - 1981

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kern County Bar Association, Member
  • Kern County Trial Lawyers, Past President