Since our founding in 1982, we have attracted some of the best and brightest legal minds to become the largest law firm in Ventura, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo Counties.
Conveniently located in Westlake Village and Ventura, our two full-service offices offer expert counsel across 15 specialized practice groups, including civil litigation, estate planning, taxation, business transactions, and family law.
Guiding Californians through complex transactions and legal challenges, our attorneys provide cutting-edge and specialized expertise without sacrificing the personal service that makes us a leading choice for businesses and individuals.
Our attorneys proudly give back to the community through pro bono services and by volunteering and sponsoring a wide variety of civic, professional, and charitable organizations.
February 15th, 2018
We are pleased to announce that four of our attorneys have been recognized as 2018 Super Lawyers, and four of our attorneys have been recognized as 2018 Rising Stars. Our Super Lawyer honorees include partners Mike Case, Wendy Lascher, David Shain, and John Andersen. Our 2018 Rising Stars include partners Doug Goldwater and Josh Hopstone and associates Kymberley Peck and Jessica Wan.
November 2nd, 2017
This month’s issue of Citations, the Ventura County Bar Association’s magazine, includes not one, but two profiles of our own Joe Strohman. Joe is the winner of this year’s Ben E. Nordman Public Service Award. His daughters Olivia, Hannah, and Marie wrote a warm, funny tribute that begins on page 5. Turn to page 14 […]
October 5th, 2017
Ferguson Case Orr Paterson is pleased to announce that Josh Hopstone has accepted the firm’s offer to join the partnership effective January 1, 2018. Josh has been with FCOP for seven years and has built a strong practice focused primarily on complex business and real estate, land use, and construction related matters. He is also […]