Bryan R. Smith (a native Californian) became an attorney after a career in public service and information technology (where he spent his "non-working" hours as an actor throughout northern California and Nevada.) He served a Certified Legal Intern for the Sacramento County District Attorney before graduating from Hastings College of the Law. He has practiced in California since 1998 in the areas of civil litigation, consumer advocacy, trust litigation, business formation, estate planning, guardianships, conservatorships and probate administration. He has lived in Los Angeles since 2005 where he practices primarily in estate planning and asset management. He is a member of the Los Angeles County and Beverly Hills Bar Associations and is licensed to practice in California state courts as well as federal courts for the Central, Eastern and Southern Districts of California.