Linda Somers Smith is a partner of the firm. She has a diverse legal background, which serves the wide-ranging needs of her business clients throughout the Central Coast. The focus of Linda’s practice is business formation and transaction law and general counsel advice, with an emphasis in real property and health care. She also advises her clients on regulatory compliance issues, contracting, strategic alliances and mergers/acquisitions. A graduate of Martin Luther King, Jr. School of Law at University of California at Davis, Linda is rated AV® Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer review rating given to attorneys based on legal ability and ethical standards.