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Choosing an attorney is one of the most important decisions you will make because you are trusting the attorney to help you resolve very personal and important matters such as the custody of your children, support, domestic violence, and property.  I practice family law because I truly enjoy helping people work through challenging issues.  While I recognize there are many fine attorneys to consider, our office provides a unique combination of expertise, experience, compassion, and convenience for our clients.


I have practiced family law for over 26 years and have been Certified as a Specialist by the State of California for 17 years.  I have been selected to inclusion in 2014 and 2015 Southern California Super Lawyers-Family Law.  This means that I bring a great deal of expertise and experience to your case.  When we meet, I take the time to get to know you and really try to understand your particular issues and needs.  WIth this information, I am able to better answer your questions, help find solutions and get results.


While I have handled cases throughout California, the vast majority of my cases are in Ventura County.   As a result, I am familiar with the Judicial Officers, court personnel and procedures.  Almost equally important, is my familiarity with members of the famiy law bar.  Knowing the courts and local professionals, allows me to effectively present your case.  Another benefit is that we are able to resolve many cases without involving the court.  I am trained and experienced in collaborative law, mediation and fully promote alternative dispute resolution. 


When a matter or issue is not resolved informally, I will aggressively represent you in court.  I have tried hundreds of family law cases, many involving hotly contested child custody matters and complex financial and business interests. 






Practice areas


  1. Family: 20%
    27 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Domestic Violence: 20%
    27 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Child Support: 20%
    27 years, 1 thousand cases
  4. Child Custody: 20%
    27 years, 1 thousand cases
  5. Divorce: 20%
    27 years, 1 thousand cases



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Contact info

674 County Square Drive
Suite 101
Ventura, CA, 93003


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2014
Certified Specialist - Family Law Since 1998State Bar of California1998
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Guy C. Parvex, Jr.2010 - Present
PartnerRoss & Parvex, LLP2006 - 2010
OwnerLaw Offices of Guy C. Parvex, Jr.2002 - 2005
PartnerNordman Cormany Hair & Compton1989 - 2002
Association namePosition nameDuration
Certified Family Law Specialist-State Bar of CaliforniaN/A1998 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaN/A1989 - Present
Ventura County Bar AssociationN/A1989 - Present
Jerome H. Berenson American Inn of CourtN/AN/A
Collaborative Family Law Professionals-Ventura CountyN/A2010 - 2011
Ventura County Bar Association, Barristers SectionPresident1993 - 1994
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor1988
University of California - Santa BarbaraPolitical Science, with High Honors and DistinctionBA - Bachelor of Arts1985