John Valentine Clyne,
14, 1902 - August
22, 1989) was a Canadian lawyer and
former Justice of the British Columbia Supreme
Columbia he attended the University of
British Columbia and graduated in 1923.
He was called to the
British Columbia bar in 1927. He was appointed to the Supreme Court
of British Columbia in 1950. In 1957 he was appointed a director of
and later served
as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer until his retirement in
1973. He was appointed Chancellor of the University of British
Columbia in 1978 and served for six years. He was awarded an
honorary degree from UBC in 1984.
In 1972 he was made a Companion of the Order of Canada