Paul Blatz brought his family to Ojai more than 30 years ago and has been practicing law in downtown Ojai for over 20 years. He has a BV Attorney Rating, as well as a Highest Client Satisfaction Rating by Martindale-Hubbell. Paul has extensive trial experience and is the former president of the Ventura County Trial Lawyers Association. He is a tireless community volunteer and a civic-minded citizen, having spent over ten years on the Ojai Planning Commission; he is also a former and current (2016) Mayor of Ojai and a City Council member. Paul is the senior attorney/owner of the Blatz Law Firm, a full-service law firm providing competent civil and criminal legal representation for its clients. He was admitted to practice law in the State of California in 1992 and, since that time, has participated in over 65 civil, criminal, and family law trials, 17 of which were jury trials. Paul provides services as a mediator and arbitrator and is trained in the area of collaborative family law.