Emily Long is an attorney practicing in the Knoxville area. Ms. Long graduated summa cum laude from the University of Tennessee, receiving her Bachelor of Arts in 2009, with the distinction of being a member of the Chancellor's Honors Program. Ms. Long received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law in 2012. She has been admitted to practice law in Tennessee since 2012 and in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee since 2013.
During law school, Ms. Long was a staff member of the University of Memphis Law Review, and while a law student, her note, Let's Talk About Sex[ting], Baby: A mens rea-centered approach to the sexting issue in Tennessee, was published in Volume 42 of the University of Memphis Law Review. She was also a member of the Moot Court Board, and she competed twice in the New York Law School Robert F. Wagner Labor and Employment Law Competition. Ms. Long served as Justice of the McKellar Chapter of Phi Alpha Delta law fraternity. She also externed with the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Tennessee.
Ms. Long has practiced throughout Middle and East Tennessee. She is a dedicated, licensed attorney and experienced litigator, with emphasis in the area of civil litigation, and with extensive experience in family and domestic law. Practice in other legal fields includes probate, landlord-tenant law and general civil practice. Ms. Long takes pride in advocating passionately for her clients, both in and out of the courtroom, and believes in being well-prepared and thorough in her representation.
Ms. Long is a current member of the Knoxville Bar Association and is a former member of the Tennessee John Marshall American Inn of Court. She currently practices in Knox County and surrounding counties. She serves on the Executive Board of the Phi Alpha Delta Knoxville Alumni Chapter as chapter Vice Justice, is active in the Sigma Kappa Sorority Knoxville Alumnae chapter and is an avid fan of University of Tennessee football and the Nashville Predators.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Third Place Outstanding Chapter Vice Justice||Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity International||2018|
|Ruby Sword of Honor||Sigma Alpha Iota International Women's Music Fraternity||2009|
|Freshman Moot Court Competition Top Ten Best Oral Advocate||University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Moot Court Board||2009|
|Associate Attorney||Cordell & Cordell, P.C.||2014 - 2016|
|Associate Attorney||Law Office of Springmann & Waters Ogle||2012 - 2014|
|Extern||United States Attorney's Office for the Western District of Tennessee||2011 - 2011|
|Writing Center Student Editor||University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law||2011 - 2012|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Phi Alpha Delta Knoxville Alumni Chapter||Vice Justice||2020 - Present|
|Knoxville Bar Association||N/A||2016 - Present|
|Phi Alpha Delta Knoxville Alumni Chapter||Clerk||2019 - 2020|
|Phi Alpha Delta Knoxville Alumni Chapter||Justice||2018 - 2019|
|Phi Alpha Delta Knoxville Alumni Chapter||Vice Justice||2017 - 2018|
|Phi Alpha Delta Knoxville Alumni Chapter||Clerk||2017 - 2017|
|Tennessee John Marshall American Inn of Court||N/A||2015 - 2016|
|University of Memphis Law Review||Let's Talk About Sex[ting], Baby: A mens rea-centered approach to the sexting issue in Tennessee||2011|
|University of Memphis||JD - Juris Doctor||2012|
|University of Tennessee, Knoxville (main)||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2009|
|Smartphone, Social Media and Email Evidence in Divorce Litigation||Applying Hearsay Exceptions to Your Divorce Case||2019|
|Smartphone, Social Media and Email Evidence in Divorce Litigation||Using Witnesses and Other Methods to Block Evidence||2019|
|Sevier County Bar Association January Meeting||Prenuptial Agreements: Review and Best Practices||2019|
|Top Challenges in Family Law||Overcoming Discovery and Evidence Obstacles||2019|
|Tennessee Attorneys Memo Family Law Conference||Discovery and Evidence Obstacles||2019|
|Family Law from Start to Finish||Client Intake: Divorce, Unmarried Couples, etc.||2017|
|Family Law from Start to Finish||Prenuptial Agreements: Key Clauses and Considerations||2017|
|Tennessee John Marshall American Inn of Court February CLE presentation (co-presenter)||Name That Tune (Tennessee domestic relations case law update)||2016|
Posted by Amy
Thu Jul 23 2020