Published by the Ventura County Star.

Lowthorp Richards names Cristian Arrieta managing partner

OXNARD - The law office of Lowthorp, Richards, McMillan, Miller & Templeman announces that partner Cristian R. Arrieta has been named managing partner of the firm.


Arrieta takes the reins from Patrick T. Loughman, who served as managing partner for nearly a decade. Loughman will continue on as a partner with Lowthorp Richards.

Based in Oxnard for more than a century, Lowthorp Richards specializes in business, estate, family and injury law. The firm maintains the highest possible legal rating in the national attorney directory of Martindale-Hubbell.

Arrieta’s areas of expertise include trusts and estates, business and property law. A cum laude graduate of CSU Northridge with a bachelor’s degree in philosophy, he received his juris doctor from the California Western School of Law and was admitted to the State Bar of California in 2005.

Arrieta lives with his family live in Newbury Park and is active in his community, serving as a volunteer member of Women’s Economic Ventures as well as Senior Concerns in Thousand Oaks. Other philanthropic activities include his serving as past chairman of SCORE and past president of the Camarillo Breakfast Rotary Club. Arrieta was born and raised in Southern California. He also has lived in Lima, Peru, and is fluent in Spanish.