Experienced Criminal Defense From A Highly Skilled Former Ventura County DA

Doug Ridley has experience with thousands of criminal cases and over 20 years in practice. Doug and his team of criminal defense attorneys handle DUI defense, juvenile crimes, drug crimes, and all criminal defense cases in Ventura County, Santa Barbara, SLO, Van Nuys, and all California courthouses. We truly care about you, your family, your future, and your experience dealing with your case.

Bringing on the Ridley Defense Team as early as possible gives you the greatest potential for a favorable outcome. If you are arrested for a DUI or other criminal offense, retaining legal representation with an experienced criminal defense attorney is crucial. Keeping our clients out of jail is a top priority and we excel at it. Doug's team of criminal defense lawyers can intervene early when you're worried about getting your loved one out of custody. We can help advise whether posting bail is a good idea and help with the process and timing.

We can help you understand the criminal justice process and what items are urgent. We have a myriad of strategies to keep your loved one out of custody, including case dismissals, diversion programs, and alternative sentencing programs just to name a few. Most of our clients and their loved ones have never been through the criminal process. Our criminal defense attorneys help guide clients through understanding the advantages and disadvantages related to bail, pleas, sentencing and other parts of the criminal defense process.

We consider communication a high priority as well as providing resources in the area of mental health, alcohol and drug dependency, family law and many other licensed professionals to help families heal. We enable you and your family to continue life as normal while we fight your case. Don't take our word for it. Read our reviews on Google, Yelp, or Avvo.

Learn how we can help. Call 805.208.1866 for a Complimentary Consultation about your case.

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