As a former Ventura County Deputy District Attorney, Douglas Ridley is highly knowledgeable in criminal law. His expertise and over 2 decades of legal insight allow his clients to trust that he will fight for them. Spending five years as a district attorney enabled him to learn how a case progresses throughout the legal process. With that position, he was required to gather all statements and evidence for a case in order to build a solid case against the criminally accused. Insight and practice from those years of service afforded him a significant advantage in fighting for his clients rights. Providing dedicated and understanding legal aid when you need it most, our entire legal team is prepared to create a solid defense on your behalf. We have successfully achieved positive case results including reductions in DUI charges, rehabilitation instead of jail time, and more!
"Tal, thank you again for representing me. I am very satisfied with the results."
"I called Ridley Defense for help with my domestic violence, and they helped me, especially four years later for my expungement, Tal Koyman at Ridley Defense was patient and understanding when I needed someone to believe in me and my recovery. He helped me regain my dignity and self-respect at a very difficult time in my life."
"The Ridley Defense team is an excellent resource everyone should be able to utilize. I am grateful for their legal guidance and help when it was greatly needed. I would recommend this team to anyone needing legal guidance."
"I've had close friends, family and clients who are good people make bad mistakes in life. We're all human and Doug and his team understand this and are compassionate and great at what they do. I've always felt those that I've sent their way are in the best of hands and I couldn't think of anyone else I'd want in my corner if I too ever needed to call upon them. With Ridley Defense, you'll have the best of the best defending you!"
"Everyone at this firm was helpful, and I am very thankful, They helped me throughout my case and made sure I was fully informed. They were very attentive, professional and kind. I highly recommend this firm, Great team!! Thank you!"
"Great people, really helped me out at the time of my legal needs. Quick to reply via text or call. They informed me of things I didn’t know to help my situation... thank you."
"Fantastic firm! Highly competent attorneys. They go over and above to help relieve stress of your situation and produce best outcome. No question, must hire!"
"A pleasure to work with. Very professional and friendly. They were dedicated to providing the best service and not just winning my case. They constantly kept in contact with me to see how I was doing, as well as kept me updated regarding my case. I would highly recommend Ridley Defense."