What matters to you, matters to us! At Castleton Law Firm we are committed to treating clients with kindness, respect, and integrity. We are equally committed to providing the highest level of legal services and ensuring our clients get what they deserve. Our innovative and skilled team of professionals is here to provide you with a collaborative legal experience and help you navigate the moments in life that matter most.

Meet The Team

<strong>Aaron</strong>
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Aaron earned a Bachelor’s degree in Communications from Brigham Young University, a Juris Doctorate (law degree) from the University of La Verne, and a Post-Doctorate Master of Laws degree in Dispute Resolution from the highly acclaimed Pepperdine School of Law (Straus Institute). As a mediator, Aaron has settled more than 1,000 cases over the past decade.

Since beginning his law career in 2009, Aaron has practiced in the areas of estate planning, corporate/business law, personal injury, real estate, family law and civil litigation. Prior to law school Aaron spent four years as the Director of Land Acquisition and Relocation for a government consulting firm where he negotiated the acquisition of more than 100 parcels of real estate on behalf of city and state entities across the western United States.

In the late 1990’s, Aaron lived several years in South America and Europe while mastering the Portuguese language and organizing humanitarian aid projects. Currently, Aaron serves as the Director of Family Court Services at the Merced Superior Court, varsity basketball coach at Golden Valley High School, and chairperson of the Merced City School District Advisory Committee. In his free time, Aaron loves traveling and spending time with his beautiful wife and three children.

<strong>Jeff</strong>
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Jeff earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Brigham Young University – Idaho. As a student at BYU – Idaho, he received the Newel K. Whitney Distinguished Graduate Award. During his undergraduate years, Jeff also spent several years in Taiwan serving as a volunteer missionary for his church where he became proficient in Mandarin Chinese.

Before becoming an attorney, Jeff worked in the enterprise software industry as a Business Development Manager. In this role he negotiated software licensing and service contracts and managed large marketing and promotional events.

Jeff earned his Juris Doctor Degree from San Joaquin College of Law where he graduated with Distinction. During law school, he was published in the school’s San Joaquin Agricultural Law Review and later served as its Executive Editor. He received numerous awards including Best Brief Finalist and Best Oral Advocate Finalist in the George A. Hopper Moot Court Competition and several Witkin Awards for Academic Excellence.

Since the start of his legal career, Jeff has primarily practiced in the areas of criminal defense, family law, and civil litigation. He is admitted to practice law in the State of California and the United States District Court, Eastern District of California.

Jeff is a proud father of four beautiful children and is happily married to his wonderful wife.

<b>Caitlin</b>
CaitlinOffice Manager

Born and raised in Mariposa, California, Caitlin brings a fun, hometown feel to the office. She provides a friendly face and warm welcome to everyone that walks through the doors. Being a dedicated mother of four children, there’s little wonder why Caitlin knows what it takes to “get the job done.” Since joining the firm in 2016, she has put her “Super Mom” skills to work for our clients. In her spare time, Caitlin enjoys spending time with her children participating in various outdoor activities.