John B. (“Jack”) Long
John B. "Jack" Long practices in the area of general civil litigation with an emphasis on class action litigation, bankruptcy and domestic relations disputes.
Named a Georgia Super Lawyer® for three straight years, Jack Long has been a trial lawyer since 1971. He has received an AV® peer review rating in Martindale Hubbell, the highest possible ranking given in both legal ability and ethical standards.
Jack Long is Chairman of the Augusta Judicial Circuit Indigent Defense Committee. Mr. Long was appointed by the Chief Justice of the Georgia Supreme Court to serve on the Augusta Judicial Circuit Public Defender Selection Panel. Mr. Long has testified before the Georgia Supreme Court on Indigent Defense.
Jack Long serves as the Augusta Bar Association's representative on the Board of Georgia Legal Services, a position he has held for the past eight years. Mr. Long has also served on the Georgia State Bar's Access to Justice Committee.
Skilled as both a trial and appellate attorney, Jack Long has represented clients at the trial level in courtrooms across Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina. He has also argued numerous appeals in the state appellate courts of Georgia, as well as the federal appellate courts for the United States Courts of Appeals for the Fourth, Fifth and Eleventh Circuits.
Mr. Long earned his Bachelor of Arts from Virginia Military Institute (VMI) in 1968, and achieved his Juris Doctorate from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1971. Jack Long was commissioned in 1968 in the United States Army and served as a Field Artillery Captain.
He and his wife, Benita, are the parents of two children.