FCYLA President Nolan Kane (right) presents the Hopper Scholarship to SJCL student Jeff Castleton. Castleton has previously clerked with the Hon. Brian L. McCabe of the Superior Court in Merced County and is currently clerking at the Castleton Law Firm and the Days Law Firm.

He has served as Executive Editor for the San Joaquin Agricultural Law Review, where his Comment, “Central California Irrigation Districts: Are They the New Standard Oil?” was recently published. He hopes to practice criminal defense after this graduation this spring.