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Adam Steven Long

Adam Steven Long

also known as Adam S. Long

Practice areas:

Construction & Development, Lawsuits & Disputes, Business, Personal Injury

About Me

Adam Long has been a partner at Barrick, Switzer, Long, Balsley & Van Evera, LLP since 2009.  He joined the firm in 2004.  He represents businesses and individuals in commercial transactions and a wide range of both commercial and civil litigation.  He has represented construction companies, financial institutions, insurance companies, healthcare providers, small businesses, and individuals.  Adam has been lead counsel in numerous jury trials, bench trials, arbitrations, and mediations in both state court and federal court.  Adam has served as chairman to the Winnebago County Bar Association Trial/Appellate Section.  He is admitted to practice in Illinois, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, and has been admitted pro hac vice to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Construction & Development: 40%
    11 years
  2. Lawsuits & Disputes: 30%
    11 years
  3. Business: 20%
    11 years
  4. Personal Injury: 10%
    11 years



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Adam. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael Emmet Forkan

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Michael Forkan Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Barrick, Switzer, Long, Balsley & Van Evera, LLP

6833 Stalter Drive
Rockford, IL, 61108



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200408/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Emerging LawyerLeading Lawyers in America2015
Scholar AthleteBig Ten2001
Dean's ListUniversity of Illinois2001
Dean's ListUniversity of Illinois2000
Dean's ListUniversity of Illinois1999

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerBarrick, Switzer, Long, Balsley & Van Evera2004 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Winnebago County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Forum on the Construction IndustryMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Business Law SectionMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Litigation SectionMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Hackman v. Dickerson Realtors, et al.Federal Judge Elaine Bucklo granted summary judgment in favor of Adam Long's clients.

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Publication NameTitleDate
Northern District of Illinois, Federal CourtHackman v. Dickerson Realtors, et al. (Decision)2010


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Kentucky College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2001

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Winnebago County Bar Association, Trial/Appellate SectionPersonal injury & Litigation -- Dealing with Medicare Liens2012