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Are you facing a criminal investigation or arrest? It will likely feel like your life has spun out of control. You may have little understanding of what to do next as you face the possibility of jail or prison time, heavy fines, a permanent criminal record, and potential damage to your reputation, your job or career, and more. At such a time, you need the services of an attorney you can trust – someone who truly cares about your future and freedom and who will take a tough and aggressive stance in protecting your rights and ensuring you have a proficient defense.

If you are facing the above situation in or around the greater Ventura area, you can turn to the Law Office of Ruben M. Ruiz. Attorney Ruiz has been serving the area as a Ventura criminal defense attorney since the year 2000 with personally dedicated and forceful representation. He handles every case himself, one-on-one with clients, from initial investigation by law enforcement through all procedures until your case is resolved. His goal is to thoroughly investigate all aspects of your arrest and charges, to uncover evidence favorable to you, such as flaws, procedural errors, and inconsistencies in the prosecutor’s case, and to craft a defense strategy that will give you the best chance of a favorable outcome.

Reach out to the Law Office of Ruben M. Ruiz if you are facing any type of criminal charges. Arrange for a free case analysis by calling (805) 303-5855 or contacting the firm online.

Criminal Defense Cases in Ventura, CA

When facing any kind of criminal charge, it is vital that you act quickly to retain my services. I can provide legal protection from the start. This is crucial in view of the fact that what occurs from the very outset of your case such as during an investigation or arrest can have a major impact on your future. You will not want to make any inadvertent mistakes that could harm your defense. You will also want the help of Attorney Ruiz in examining the prosecution’s assertions and evidence being used against you, to represent you at all court hearings and procedures, and to fight for you using all of his legal skills, experience, and passion to serve.

As a Ventura criminal defense lawyer, Attorney Ruben Ruiz handles all criminal charges and issues including but not limited to:

  • Assault and battery
  • Drug charges, such as possession, possession with intent to distribute, sales, distribution, cultivation, manufacturing, and large-scale trafficking
  • Domestic violence crimes, such as domestic battery, stalking, corporal injury to a household member, child neglect or abuse, and more
  • Driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol and/or drugs, whether as an adult, commercial license holder, or under 21 driver
  • Expungements to clear your criminal record
  • Theft crimes, from shoplifting to grand theft and grand theft auto
  • Probation violations
  • Weapons offenses
  • Violent crimes, such as armed robbery, manslaughter, carjacking, hit and run
  • White collar crimes, such as credit card/debit card fraud, other types of fraud, identity theft, and more

When faced with any kind of criminal charge, it is crucial that you do not discuss your situation with anyone other than an attorney. It is best to rely on a lawyer who has experience in handling cases similar to yours. When you retain the services of Ruben Ruiz, he can conduct his own independent investigation into your arrest and charges with the aim of finding evidence that can cast doubt on the prosecutor’s case and also to provide you with the information you need to make crucial decisions. His aim will be to help you obtain the best possible result, whether that is a case dismissal, reduction in charges or sentencing, or a diversionary program where available. He understands the stress you will likely be under and is here to provide you with support and aggressive advocacy, to give you the voice and protection you need throughout your ordeal, and to give your case the time and attention it deserves from start to finish. When you work with Attorney Ruiz, you will have his direct access and attention throughout all phases of the legal process.

Take advantage of the experience of Ruben Ruiz as a Ventura defender. Contact the office at (805) 303-5855 to book your free, initial consultation today.

Meet Ruben M. Ruiz

Assisting You With All of Your Legal Needs
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    Ruben M. Ruiz

    Attorney & Founder

    Ruben M. Ruiz is a highly seasoned attorney with 25 years of legal experience. Mr. Ruiz earned his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara. He then went on to earn his Juris Doctorate Degree from the University of Akron, School of Law. Prior to becoming a licensed attorney, Mr. Ruiz, worked in the public school system. Prior to establishing his own firm, attorney Ruben Ruiz worked for a variety of firms, representing clients in various areas of law and courtroom ...

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Why Choose Ruben M. Ruiz?
  • Strong Reputation with 25 Years of Legal Experience
  • Dedicated to Achieving the Best Possible Outcome
  • Considerate of Each Client's Different Needs
  • Every Case Is Handled Directly by Ruben M. Ruiz