Skip to main content

Jeffrey Castleton

Criminal defense Attorney at Merced, CA

Not yet reviewed

also known as Jeff Castleton, Jeffrey C. Castleton


Call and speak with several attorneys to find best fit for your specific legal issue.
Can't find what you are looking for?
Avvo has 97% of all lawyers in the US.
Find the best ones near you.
Find Nearby Lawyers

About Jeffrey

Learn Jeffrey’s areas of practice.

1
Practice area
  1. Criminal defense
    100%
    Gang cases, Robbery, Burglary, Homicides, Domestic Violence, Drug Possession, Gun Possession, Juvenile Delinquency, etc.

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

Jeff practices in the area of criminal defense. He has successfully taken several of his cases to jury trial - serious cases that included domestic violence, robbery, burglary, assault, possession of assault weapons, and various gang charges. Many of those cases resulted in favorable outcomes for his clients. Jeff is a strong believer in the Constitution and is committed to providing a strong defense for his clients and ensuring his client's rights are protected. He is admitted to practice law in the State of California and the United States District Court, Eastern District of California.

Photos and videos

Licensed for 5 years
State CA
Status Active
Acquired 2017
Updated 12/05/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Jeffrey

Law Office of Jeffrey C. Castleton
2025 K Street
Merced, CA, 95340

Reviews

Not yet reviewed. Review Jeffrey

Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Retainer Always
Payment methods
Cash, Check

Resume

AVVO RATING 7.3 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Judicial Law Clerk
  • Superior Court, Merced
  • 2016 - 2016
  • Executive Editor
  • San Joaquin Agricultural Law Review
  • 2015 - 2016

Education

  • San Joaquin College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2017
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho
  • BS - Bachelor of Science in Business Management
  • 2011

Legal Cases

  • People v. Garibay-Garcia
  • Acquitted of all gang charges
  • People v. Preciado
  • All charges dismissed

Associations

  • Merced County Bar Association
  • 2018 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • Mandarin
  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Best Brief Finalist
  • George A. Hopper Moot Court Competition
  • 2016
  • Best Oral Advocate Finalist
  • George A. Hopper Moot Court Competition
  • 2016

Publications

Speaking Engagements

  • UC Merced Pre-law Society Meeting
  • Life as a Criminal Defense Lawyer
  • 2021

Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (16)
Endorse Jeffrey
Unknown Attorney | Apr 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Jeffrey is a knowledgable professional who works hard for his clients."
Unknown Attorney | Feb 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Jeff is very knowledgeable in personal injury and criminal law."
Unknown Attorney | Jan 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Jeff is a fantastic legal advocate, detail orientated, and very knowledgeable."
Merced Criminal defense Lawyer Jeffrey Castleton
Jeffrey Castleton
Criminal defense Attorney
Merced, CA
Licensed for 5 years
Free Consultation