Richard B. Long Attorney - Binghamton, NY - Lawyers.com
Richard B. Long (Binghamton, New York)
Richard B. Long (Binghamton, New York)

Richard B. Long

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Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Licensed for 62 years

Serving Binghamton, NY (view address)

Richard B. Long

Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Serving Binghamton, NY (view address)

About Richard B. Long

Mr. Long was a Partner in the firm from 1961 to 2001, and is currently Of Counsel. He headed the firm's Litigation Department for 26 years and has concentrated for over 57 years in civil litigation at the trial level, primarily in State Supreme Court, Federal Court, and at the Appellate level in the Appellate Division, Third Department and the Court of Appeals. Mr. Long's trial experience has encompassed many areas of civil law including products liability, environmental law, arbitration, commercial law, Workers' Compensation, labor law, libel and personal injury litigation including medical malpractice and automobile liability. He served as a Master Arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association for over… Read more

Mr. Long was a Partner in the firm from 1961 to 2001, and is currently Of Counsel. He headed the firm's Litigation Department for 26 years and has concentrated for over 57 years in civil litigation at the trial level, primarily in State Supreme Court, Federal Court, and at the Appellate level in the Appellate Division, Third Department and the Court of Appeals. Mr. Long's trial experience has encompassed many areas of civil law including products liability, environmental law, arbitration, commercial law, Workers' Compensation, labor law, libel and personal injury litigation including medical malpractice and automobile liability. He served as a Master Arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association for over 20 years.

Honors and Awards

•fellow, American Bar Foundation
•fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
•Member, Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel

Publications and Presentations

•Co-Author of Preparing For and Trying the Civil Lawsuit, (1st - 4th eds.), published by the New York State Bar Association.
•Author of numerous articles featured in the New York State Bar Association Journal.
•Long has lectured extensively on the subject of litigation.

Leadership & Community Involvement

•Chair of New York's Uniform State Laws Commission, 1994 - Present
•Commissioner on Uniform State Laws for New York State, 1981 - Present
•Advisory Committee on Civil Practice of the Office of Court Administration (Member: 1977 - Present)
•Former Chair of the Sixth Judicial District, Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commission (6 years)
•New York State Continuing Legal Education Committee (Former Member)
•Trustee of Syracuse University (20+ years)
•Member of the Board of Visitors of the Syracuse University Law School

Past Employment Experience

•Master Arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association (20+ years)
•Long has served as Chair of the Trial Lawyers Section of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA).
•Member, Executive Committee of the Trial Lawyers Section of the NYSBA.
•Member, Executive Committee of the Senior Lawyers Section of the NYSBA.

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Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP

Areas of Law

  • Business & Banking
  • Family Law
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation & Trial
  • Public
  • Municipal & Education Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Trusts Estates & Elder Law
  • Products Liability
  • Environmental
  • Land Use & Development Law
  • Commercial Law & Commercial Real Estate
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Personal Injury Litigation

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Credentials

Position

Of Counsel

Admission Details

Admitted in 1957, New York
1957, United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
1974, Supreme Court of the United States

Law School Attended
Cornell Law School, Ithaca, New York

Class of 1957
J.D.

University Attended

Cornell University, Ithaca, New
Class of 1953
A.B.

Birth Information

Born in 1931
Bainbridge, New York, May 30, 1931

Associations & Memberships

Professional Affiliations
• New York Advisory Committee (Member, Civil Practice, 1977)
• American Arbitration Association (Member of Panel, Master Arbitrator)
• Broome County Bar Association (Member (President, 1979-1980))
• Trustee, Syracuse University, 1977
• Chairman, Audit Committee, Syracuse University (, 1986 - 1988)
• Member, Board of Visitors, Syracuse Law School, 1978


Payment Information

Fixed Hourly Rate
Available
Credit Cards Accepted
Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Other Information
Fixed Fees Available

Location Details

Richard B. Long: Of Counsel at Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP

Binghamton

99 Corporate Drive
Binghamton, NY  13904
U.S.A.

Office Hours:

  • Monday 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Tuesday 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Wednesday 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Friday 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM

Attorney FAQs

What year was this attorney first admitted to the bar?
Richard B. Long was admitted in 1957 to the State of New York.
Does this attorney offer any legal services for a flat fee?
Yes, Richard B. Long offers fixed fees for certain legal services.
How many attorneys are in this law firm?
Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP has 52 attorneys at this location.
What law school did this attorney attend?
Richard B. Long attended Cornell Law School, Ithaca and New York.
What year was this attorney's law firm established?
Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP was established in 1898.