Marla Merhab Robinson, Partner and head of the firm’s Transactional Department, practices primarily in the areas of corporate, mergers & acquisitions, real estate, finance and employment law.
She has counseled and negotiated on behalf of California businesses and business persons for over 30 years. Her practice encompasses the formation of business entities such as corporations, LLC’s, partnerships, mergers and acquisitions, finance, drafting of leases, real estate sales agreements, and finance documents.
Ms. Robinson has also been designated by other attorneys as an expert witness in the areas of corporate and partnership law. Ms. Robinson has extensive business experience having been Senior Vice President/Corporate Counsel for an American Stock Exchange mobile home manufacturing and real estate development company during her initial years of legal practice.
Ms. Robinson received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration from the University of San Diego and her Juris Doctorate from Western State University College of Law at Fullerton, California, where she graduated in the top 20 percent of her class.
Ms. Robinson is a member of the Business & Corporate Law and Labor & Employment Law sections of the Orange County Bar Association, and the California State Bar.
She was the 2011 and 2006 Chair of the Business & Corporate Law Section of the Orange County Bar Association.
She was a charter member of the Western State University Alumni Association and completed three terms of office on its Board of Directors.