Cliff Somers is a retired attorney who lives in Tampa, Florida with his wife of twenty years, Jennie. Cliff received his BA degree in English and his JD degree in law from the University of Florida. After three years as an enlisted man in the U.S. Army Special Forces, a tour in Vietnam on an “A” team and four years as an Army JAG officer, Cliff began the practice of trial law in Tampa in 1972 and has lived in the Tampa Bay area ever since. Cliff loved trial work and did it until he retired in 2014. He and Jennie share four children, several grandchildren and great grandchildren. They live in a very comfortable home in a beautiful community where they hope to spend their years.