Clayton Calvin is a fellow with the Texas Public Policy Foundation’s litigation arm, the Center for the American Future. Prior to joining the Foundation, he worked with Colorado’s Independence Institute on fiscal and constitutional issues. He has also worked litigating for economic freedom and criminal justice reform.

Clayton is a graduate of the Pepperdine Caruso School of Law, where he served as Managing Editor of the Journal of Business, Entrepreneurship & the Law. There, he received awards for an article he published exploring free-market methods of lessoning big tech firms’ grip over civic discourse, as well as for his performance on the moot-court team. Prior to law school, he received a B.A. in Economics and English Literature from Georgetown University.

In his free time, he enjoys skiing, backpacking, and playing piano.