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Attorney Profile: Emily Long

There is no such thing as an unsolvable problem.

Emily E. Long is an accomplished attorney. Her experience in criminal defense, family law, and general civil matters benefits her clients. Ms. Long was an assistant prosecutor where she handled a wide range of criminal matters in the courtroom and really learned how criminal cases are investigated and prosecuted. That experience forged the foundation of her criminal defense practice. Family law and general civil matters, where disputes over assets and allegations of wrongdoing must be thoroughly investigated, require the same degree of expertise. Ms. Long’s success, on both sides of litigation, grants her a unique perspective that directly benefits you whatever your legal needs.

Ms. Long is not afraid of a trial and she knows how to win, having tried more than 75 cases to verdict. She has also been rated as AV preeminent by Martindale Hubbell and has been included on the list of Michigan Super Lawyers® annually since 2013.

No matter the arena of law, your case begins long before your first appearance in Court.

Long Law PLLC independently investigates and verifies all claims – whether on your behalf or alleged against you – to ensure the truth of the matter is brought forth. We never take a police report, witness statement, financial document, or other important material information at face value. If necessary, Ms. Long and her staff work with an extensive network of private investigators, doctors, toxicologists, forensic accountants, and other experts who can lend insight into your matter, and expose the weaknesses of the opposing side. Ms. Long utilizes her network of experts to track down witnesses, determine the veracity of evidence, secure evidence on behalf of her clients, review financial statements, and obtain any verifiable evidence necessary to best represent her clients’ interests.

Long Law PLLC recognizes that whether your matter is criminal, family law, or a combination of the two, you find yourself in difficult circumstances. You need competent representation to secure your interests and defend your rights. We treat every case with respect and meet frequently with you to ensure that all facets of a case are addressed and that your needs are met.

Ms. Long’s cases frequently involve a complicated tangle of criminal, civil, and family law issues. She utilizes her significant experience and the full resources available to her to untangle the web and best represent you. Her well-rounded experience in numerous legal areas allow her to address the vast complexity of your legal matters, often spanning an array of different kinds of law.

Ms. Long is a cum laude graduate of Michigan State University’s Detroit College of Law where she completed the prestigious Geoffrey Fieger Trial Practice Institute. She received her undergraduate degree from Kenyon College and attended Cranbrook Kingswood Schools. Ms. Long has won numerous awards for advocacy and now volunteers as a guest judge for law student trial and appellate advocacy competitions. She is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, sits on the Board of Directors for the Oakland County Bar Association, and is a member of the Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan.

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Why Hire Our Firm?

  • Over a Decade of Experience in Criminal Defense, Family Law, & General Civil Matters
  • Consistently Ranked Among the Best Attorneys in Michigan
  • Highly Experienced Trial Attorney - Over 75 Cases Tried to Verdict
  • Expansive Network of Experts in a Variety of Fields
  • Small Case Load to Provide Special Attention to Each Client’s Legal Matter
  • Committed to Justice in a Diverse Range of Legal Needs

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