Douglas H. Ridley

Douglas H. Ridley

Lead Attorney
Ventura, California

Attorney Doug Ridley handles DUI defense, juvenile crimes, drug crimes, and all criminal defense cases in Ventura County, Santa Barbara County, Los Angeles County, and all California courthouses.


  • Practicing Law Since 1998
  • Former Ventura County Deputy District Attorney
    • Case File Review Prosecutor
    • Felony Unit
    • Narcotics Unit
    • Gang Unit
    • Special Victims Unit
  • Featured Legal Expert ABC Eyewitness News
  • Eloqui Public Speaking Academy Trainer
  • California State Bar Profile:

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drugs & Narcotics Crimes
  • DUI Defense
  • Expungement
  • Firearms Offenses
  • Major Felonies
  • Sex Crimes
  • Theft Offenses
  • Third-Strike Charges
  • Traffic Offenses
  • Violent Crimes
  • White Collar Crimes

Bar Admissions

  • California


  • Featured Public Speaker – (DUI Law, Juvenile Law, or a presentation customized for your group)
  • Adjunct Professor Pepperdine School of Law , Criminal Trial Preparation and Settlement

Honors and Awards

  • Named to the SuperLawyers list for 2017 and 2018
  • ProVisors Group Leader of the year Award Winner
  • United Chambers of Commerce “Small Business Award” Winner
  • Moorpark “Hometown Hero” Award Winner
  • San Fernando Valley Business Journal Trusted Advisor Award Recipient

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • ProVisors® Professional Network, Member and Group Leader of the Moorpark Chapter
  • Charter President Moorpark Morning Rotary
  • Former Chairman Moorpark Relay for Life
  • Former President Flory Academy of Sciences and Technology Booster Club
  • Former President Moorpark and Calabasas Chambers of Commerce
  • Squad Leader Star Wars 501st Legion Costuming Group
  • Eloqui Public Speaking Academy Trainer