L+G, LLP Attorneys at Law (formerly known as Lombardo & Gilles) is a full service Legal Firm with a highly diversified practice and offices in Monterey and San Benito Counties. We specialize in a variety of practice areas, most of which are driven by the needs of the companies and individuals in our State or because certain skills were needed to service our local industries and public entities.

It is our mission to exceed our clients’ expectations, participate in the communities in which we live and provide each of us with opportunities individually and collectively to improve ourselves.

Every person at L+G embraces the firm’s mission.


With our offices in Salinas, Hollister, Monterey, King City and San Luis Obispo we have deep roots in Agriculture Law and its dynamics. “America’s Salad Bowl” is at the forefront of ag issues including food safety, water, land use and labor. L+G is the firm of choice for assistance and resolution.

Food Safety

Can your company respond quickly to keep a simple contamination from turning into a full-scale outbreak? The Recall Ready team offers a full range of services to put the needed steps in place, including:

  • organization of a food safety team;
  • creation of an emergency response handbook;
  • technology assistance to implement recalls;
  • review and implementation of procedures to accurately identify impacted product;
  • preparation for meetings with regulators and plaintiff lawyers.

Land Use

L+G’s Land Use team can identify and strategically advise public and private sector clients on securing the requisite local, state and federal permits and approvals that will be needed for any type of development.

Business & Real Estate

L+G has extensive business and real estate expertise working with companies of all sizes. Our decades of experience give us a superior perspective in anticipating and resolving issues for our clients. We know that the regulatory climate and we vigilantly keep current with changes to keep our clients informed.

Public Agency

L+G is experienced in both sides of Public Agency and Education Law. Although our clients are frequently private companies and individuals, we have developed an expertise in the public agency side of the law as well. L+G attorneys have significant experience representing municipal, healthcare and other special districts, public utilities, and education agencies.

Litigation / Arbitration

Our trial teams regularly handle jury trials, bench trials, arbitrations, mediations, and administrative and regulatory proceedings for all manners of business disputes. We offer expertise in active litigation, as well as in advising clients on how to avoid litigation and to resolve disputes before they hit the courtroom.

Cannabis Business

Entrepreneurs seeking to establish themselves as a cannabis business desire more certainty, understanding and influence on cannabis policy. L+G provides their clients with the expert legal assistance they need to effectively manage risk while building for the future.

Estate Planning

At L+G, LLP, our experienced and dedicated attorneys and staff are prepared to assist you with putting your wishes into an estate plan tailored to meet your goals.

One common goal is to designate individuals to act on your behalf if you become unable to make decisions. Without a making these decisions, the Court will appoint someone to make decisions for you. By working with our estate planning team, you will be empowered to make decisions about your life and your property.

Labor and Employment

L+G’s labor and employment legal team provides guidance and practical advice to help employers navigate their way through this regulatory maze and to aggressively represent them in any legal disputes.