(March 1, 2022) Jeff Long of the law firm Bray & Long, PLLC, has been selected as a Fellow of the Construction Lawyers Society of America. Mr. Long is a partner in the firm and leads its litigation practice group. A 1993 graduate of North Carolina State University, Mr. Long received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 2002. He has represented numerous clients in both federal court, state court and arbitration proceedings in North Carolina and South Carolina. Mr. Long’s experience includes representing owners, general contractors and subcontractors in commercial and residential construction disputes.
The CLSA is an invitation-only international honorary association composed of preeminent lawyers specializing in construction law and related fields. Fellowship is limited and selective, with lawyers being invited into Fellowship upon a proven record of excellence and accomplishment in construction law at both the trial and appellate levels. Lawyers nominated or selected may be in any discipline in the construction law arena, including contract specialization, negotiations, litigation, arbitration, appellate and/or surety law, but who have in addition superior ethical reputations. The CLSA seeks a high level of diversity in its selection process. Fellows are generally at the partner or shareholder level, or are independent practitioners with recognized advanced status among their peers. The CLSA is dedicated to promoting superior advocacy and ethical standards in construction law and fostering a scholarly and advanced exchange of ideas in all practices related to the specialty.