Nicole Barilla

Business and Real Estate Law

Nicole Barilla, Attorney

Nicole Barilla is an attorney with Lester & Cantrell LLP. She is admitted to practice law in the State of California and United States District Court for the Central District of California.

Prior to joining Lester & Cantrell LLP, Ms. Barilla spent 8 1/2 years with a well-respected Southern California law firm where she defended rental car agencies, transportation companies, insurance providers and their insureds, and public agencies in connection with personal injury and commercial litigation. Ms. Barilla also represented a large commercial developer in landlord-tenant disputes and other civil matters.

In additional to her litigation experience handling all aspects of a case from inception to trial, Ms. Barilla also has extensive experience handling transactional matters, including business entity formation and preparation of real estate and business contacts.

Bar Admissions

California, 2006
U.S. District Court Central District of California, 2009


Chapman University School of Law, Orange, Calif. J.D. with honors (2006)
University of California, Los Angeles, BA in Political Science.

Past Employment

Graves & King, LLP, Senior Associate, 2009-2017
El Pollo Loco, Inc., Corporate Counsel, 2007-2008


Areas of Practice

  • Business Law 50% 50%
  • Commercial, Corporate and Real Estate 50% 50%

Where to Find Us

Riverside Office

Newport Beach Office

Riverside Office: 1770 Iowa Ave Suite 110, Riverside, CA 92507. Get Directions.

Newport Beach Office: 3101 West Coast Highway, Suite 307, Newport Beach, CA 92663. Get Directions.