Governor Matt Mead has selected Matt Castano as the new Circuit Court Judge for the Sixth Judicial District in Crook and Weston Counties.

Mead said Castano is “an experienced attorney who has a passion for the judicial process and our Constitution. He has served as Circuit Court Magistrate in Albany County and in other judicial capacities. Matt came highly recommended and I am pleased to appoint him to the bench.”

Castano is currently in private practice. He received his law degree from the University of Wyoming and, in addition to being a Circuit Court Magistrate, he has been an alternate municipal court judge and a presiding judge for the Albany County Adult Court Supervised Treatment Program.