Gary Lacy is a recent addition to the attorney ranks of the Goyette & Associates Labor and Employment Law Team of Lawyers. He comes to us with extensive experience in diverse areas of legal practice which will enhance the breadth of service we can offer to our clients. His experience includes Real Property Law, Family Law, Business Law, Employment Law, and most notably, Criminal Law.
While achieving tremendous success in each of these disciplines, Mr. Lacy’s most significant accomplishments were achieved in the nearly 23 years he spent as a criminal prosecutor. Beginning in 1985, Mr. Lacy served as a Deputy District Attorney in the Stanislaus County District Attorney’s Office in Modesto, California. In this position he successfully prosecuted nearly 50 criminal trials of various and assorted types, from driving under the influence cases to murder cases. In 1987, Mr. Lacy joined the El Dorado County District Attorney’s Office in Placerville, California and served as a Deputy District Attorney until 1994. As a prosecutor with this office, Mr. Lacy successfully prosecuted a multitude of cases dealing with a myriad of issues. In 1994, Gary Lacy was elected as the District Attorney of El Dorado County and served in this capacity for 12 years, overseeing a staff of 126 employees. While serving as the District Attorney, Mr. Lacy continued as a trial litigator as well as an administrator.
Upon leaving the El Dorado County District Attorney’s Office, Mr. Lacy became a prosecutor with the Solano County District Attorney’s Office prosecuting auto theft and insurance fraud cases. When he left the Solano County District Attorney’s Office, Gary Lacy opened his own law practice which encompassed Criminal Defense, Family Law, Business Law, Employment Law and Consumer Fraud. As a sole practitioner, Mr. Lacy honed and developed skills he acquired through years of government service. These skills enabled Mr. Lacy to provide unique and unsurpassed legal representation to his clients, with an inside perspective of government operations few have known. Now, as a member of the Goyette & Associates Team, these skills and the years of experience are available for the service of the clients of Goyette & Associates.