Anne Frassetto Olsen
Ms. Olsen is a partner at Ottone Leach Olsen & Ray LLP. She specializes in employment
law and business litigation with an emphasis in construction cases and contract disputes. Her
clients include a broad spectrum of business owners from both the private and public sectors. In
addition, she has considerable experience in hospital peer review hearings representing
medical staffs in disputes with physicians. As to her employment practice, Ms. Olsen has
represented employers on charges filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission,
the Department of Fair Employment & Housing, the US Department of Labor, the California
Department of Industrial Relations, the National Labor Relations Board and the Agricultural
Labor Relations Board.
In addition to her litigation practice, Ms. Olsen negotiates collective bargaining agreements for her clients and represents those clients in labor arbitrations. Ms. Olsen also provides counseling to her clients designed to prevent or minimize disputes between employers and employees. Ms. Olsen graduated with honors from the University of California at Santa Barbara in 1977 and received her J.D. from the University of California at Davis in 1981. She is a member of the State Bar of California.
Anne C. Leach
Ms. Leach, a partner with Ottone Leach Olsen & Ray LLP, has 18 years of experience
working with family-owned businesses in the agricultural and other sectors. Her practice
focuses on succession planning, real estate sales and leases, estate planning, probate and trust
administration. A graduate of Salinas High School, Ms. Leach received her B.A. from the
University of California at Berkeley in 1990 and her J.D. from the Santa Clara University School
of Law in 1993. Ms. Leach began her career at our firm, then known as Abramson Church &
Stave LLP, in 1993 and become a partner in the firm in 1997. She served as managing partner
from 2004 to 2011.
Ms. Leach is a fifth-generation Californian whose father’s family immigrated to Monterey County in the 1850s, to pursue cattle ranching. Subsequent generations engaged in pharmacy, dentistry, law and public service. Her mother’s family immigrated to San Benito County in the 1860s and has been primarily engaged in farming in San Benito County and Southern Monterey County. Continuing her family’s tradition of community service, Ms. Leach has served on the boards of the following community organizations: Salinas Rotary (President), Sun Street Centers (President), SPCA of Monterey County (President), Hawley Central California AFS Endowment Fund (President), Bruce Church Educational Foundation (President), Sally Hughes Church Foundation (President), National Steinbeck Center (President) and Public Recreation Unlimited (Secretary). She is also a member of the State Bar of California, Monterey County Bar Association, Monterey County Women Lawyers, California Women for Agriculture, and the Chamber of Commerce, and is a graduate of Leadership Salinas Valley. The Salinas Jaycees named Ms. Leach its Outstanding Young Citizen in 1996. The Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce honored Ms. Leach with the Athena Award for Business Woman of the Year for 2008. She was also named Rotarian of the Year for the Rotary Club of Salinas in 2009. Anne was also given the Trustee Award by the National Steinbeck Center for 2009. Junior Achievement of Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay, Inc. inducted Anne into the Monterey Bay Business Hall of Fame in 2010.
Matthew W. Ottone
Matthew Ottone, a partner with Ottone Leach Olsen & Ray LLP, was born and raised in Salinas, California and received his B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles and his J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law. Mr. Ottone specializes in real estate, land use and business law. He has extensive experience in counseling multi-generational family businesses for the purposes of succession planning, handling large-scale commercial real estate developments and transactions, and advising small businesses in entity formations and general corporation matters.
Mr. Ottone currently serves on the City of Salinas Measure V Oversight Committee and represents District 4 on the Monterey County Planning Commission. He also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce, Salinas Planning and Research Corporation and Palma High School. He was selected as the Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce Member of the Year for 2006. He is also a member of the State Bar of California and the Rotary Club of Salinas.
Gary R. Ray
Gary Ray, a partner with Ottone Leach Olsen & Ray LLP, has more than 15 years’ experience
working with hospitals, medical groups and ancillary healthcare facilities and providers. Mr.
Ray holds a J.D. from Hastings College of the Law, an M.B.A. with honors in finance from
The Anderson School at UCLA, and a B.A. with honors in Economics from the University
of California, Irvine. He also studied comparative political systems at Pembroke College,
Cambridge University, England.
Mr. Ray specializes in healthcare law and public entity representation and has experience in Brown Act compliance, public entity contracting, performance and payment bonds and public financing compliance issues. He represents several California healthcare districts and medical groups, as well as independent physicians and other healthcare providers. Mr. Ray also represents clients in the areas of corporate organization, partnerships, limited liability companies, general business transactions, real estate and intellectual property.
Mr. Ray is a member of the State Bar of California, the Monterey County Bar Association and the California Society for Healthcare Attorneys. He is also a graduate of the Leadership Salinas Valley program and serves on the board of trustees of York School and on the Monterey Peninsula College Bond Oversight Committee.
Ana C. Toledo
Ana C. Toledo is an associate at OLOR. Her practice focuses on employment law including wage and hour compliance, investigation of harassment and discrimination claims filed with both the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Department of Fair Employment & Housing and OSHA issues. She holds a J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law, an MDiv. from Princeton Theological Seminary and a B.A. from the University of California at Los Angeles. Ms. Toledo is a member of the State Bar of California, the Monterey County Bar Association and the Salinas Valley Chapter of California Women for Agriculture. Ms. Toledo is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.
George McInnis, Of Counsel, has 38 years of experience practicing law in California. Mr. McInnis has amassed a wealth of knowledge and experience in a variety of disciplines. He has specialized in Civil Litigation, Labor Arbitration, Administrative Law, Agricultural Law, Arbitration, Personal Injury and Family Law.
Mr. McInnis, a Partner from 1972 through 2002 when the firm was known as Abramson Church & Stave LLP, continues to be an invaluable resource to Ottone Leach Olsen & Ray LLP. Prior to his tenure with our law firm, Mr. McInnis was a Partner and Associate with Pioda, Leach, Stave, Bryan & Ames, practicing in the areas of Personal Injury, Family Law, Workers’ Compensation and Criminal Defense. He was a Felony Trial Deputy with the Alameda and Monterey County District Attorney’s offices from 1960-1966. He has served as the President of the Monterey County Bar Association and was a past recipient of the Monterey County Bar Association’s Gibson Award. He has also earned an A rating in the California Martindale-Hubble Law Directory. Mr. McInnis is a graduate of the University of California-Berkeley and holds a JD from Boalt Hall, University of California, Berkeley.
Mr. McInnis has devoted numerous hours to the Salinas Valley Community. He is the Past President of Meals on Wheels and the Palma High School, Board of Directors. He is currently serving as Treasurer of the Franciscan Workers of Junipero Serra. He is a member of the State Bar of California and the Monterey County Bar Association.