(805) 477-0505

Ventura County Divorce Attorney, Mediator & Collaborative Divorce Lawyer

  • Over 20 years Family Law experience.
  • Former Law School Professor teaching California Community Property Law
  • Master of Laws in Taxation.

Barton Pokras has the experience and the knowledge to successfully guide you through the difficult and emotionally charged challenges confronting you when faced with a family law conflict or other family law issues.

Family Law Practice Areas

  • Divorce.
  • Legal Separation.
  • Child Custody & Visitation.
  • Child Support.
  • Spousal Support / Alimony.
  • Asset and Property Division.
  • Post Judgment Modifications.
  • Paternity and Parental Rights.
  • Domestic Violence.
  • Prenuptial Agreements.
  • Mediation.
  • Collaborative Process

Barton Pokras is a Family Law Attorney with considerable experience in the areas of taxation, business law, contracts and real property. Divorce Attorney Barton Pokras is particularly able to assist divorcing families who own businesses, have sophisticated estate plans, real property holdings and retirement plans that need to be dealt with in the division of community assets and liabilities. Family Law Lawyer Barton Pokras is licensed to practice in all the courts of the State of California and in the United States Tax Court. Barton Pokras is a Collaborative Law Attorney, and is a member of the Coalition for Collaborative Divorce, the Collaborative Family Law Professionals (Ventura), the Los Angeles Collaborative Family Law Association and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. Barton is on the Board of Directors of the Ventura Family Law Bar Association and current president (2009) of the Coalition for Collaborative Divorce. Barton has an office in the city of Ventura, serving clients living in the Ojai, Ventura, Oxnard, Camarillo, Santa Paula, Somis and Fillmore areas. He also has an office in Westlake Village serving clients throughout the Conejo Valley, Newbury Park, Thousand Oaks, Moorpark, Westlake Village, Simi Valley, Agoura Hills, Calabasas, and Malibu.


“What I liked most was he listened to me”

After my ex-spouse made a custody change without discussing with me, I contacted Mr. Pokras. He immediately understood the urgency of my case, had paperwork complete the same night…

Chuck, Ventura County

“With his sincere compassion for me as a person, he shattered the perceived mold of a typical lawyer”

He was highly professional, remarkably proficient in the law and all its nuances, and persistently resolved in achieving what was equitable with incredible creativeness, especially in the courtroom…

Sandy, Ventura County

“He was an engaged advocate committed to protecting my position throughout”

My experience with Barton Pokras started out great and just got better! At the outset, he was able to put me at ease during a very difficult divorce process. His expertise was evident immediately. His measured, consistent, calm approach finally won the day...

Peter, Ventura County

“Barton is a wonderful human being to have in your corner through a tumultuous and emotional divorce proceeding”

Before hiring Barton I asked him to keep the focus on my daughter's future interests, and not get distracted by the emotional roller coaster. He did just that!

D.C., Ventura County

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Location The Law Offices of Barton Pokras

Serving clients throughout Ventura County and Southern California, including Westlake Village, Thousand Oaks, Ventura, Oxnard,
Camarillo, Newbury Park, Ojai, Fillmore, Santa Paula, Moorpark, Simi Valley, Agoura Hills, Calabasas, Woodland Hills, Encino and Malibu

Ventura Office

1198 Navigator Drive #20
Ventura, CA 93001
Phone: 805-477-0505

Fax: 844-646-5658
Email: Barton@PokrasLaw.com

Westlake Village Office

3075 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd.
Westlake Village, CA 91362
Phone: 805-477-0505

Fax: 844-646-5658
Email: Barton@PokrasLaw.com