Advocacy Programs Counsel
Isaiah Castilla serves as Advocacy Programs Counsel at the Alliance for Justice. Prior to joining AFJ, Isaiah was founding member of The Castilla Law Group, P.L.L.C. In his practice, Isaiah managed a caseload of both civil and criminal matters, in addition to working with non-profits on political advocacy and development. Before practicing law, he served as Deputy Finance Director for the Musgrove for United States Senate Campaign, North and Central Regional Finance Director for the Alex Sink for Governor Campaign in Florida, and Finance Director and Counsel for the Bill Luckett for Governor Campaign and Progress for Mississippi PAC. During his tenure as a finance staffer, Isaiah built and executed robust fundraising plans and gained a wealth of knowledge in state and federal campaign finance law. As a law student, Isaiah was a clerk for the Mississippi Attorney General’s office at the Department of Transportation and an extern to Associate Justice Jess Dickinson of the Mississippi Supreme Court. He was also a member of the Moot Court Board and was recognized by the National Black Law Student’s Association as the Thurgood Marshall Southern Region Best Advocate. Isaiah holds a J.D. from Mississippi College School of Law and a B.A., magna cum laude, from Tougaloo College.