Jason S. Long

Biography

Jason Long is a Partner in the firm’s Lewisburg office, is the Chair of the Education Law Practice Group and a member of the Labor and Employment Practice Group. He worked with the firm’s Morgantown office before helping open the Lewisburg office, where he now serves as Office Managing Partner. His practice draws from his pre-lawyer days as an educator and his growing up as the son of a county school superintendent. Jason advises numerous county boards of education in the firm’s Educational Law Practice Group, providing a wide range of services, including guidance on personnel matters (both service and professional personnel), student and employee discipline matters, special education issues and various due process hearings (including those in personnel season). He conducts numerous in-service trainings and workshops to school systems and state educational organizations on a variety of legal topics and issues including student rights, FERPA, student discipline, employee discipline, sexual harassment, employee code of conduct, employee evaluations, service and professional personnel laws, and updates on the ever changing educational laws.

Education

  • West Virginia University College of Law  (J.D., 2002)
  • Marshall University  (B.A., 1998)
    • Social Studies 5-12

Bar Admissions

  • West Virginia

Court Admissions

  • Southern District of West Virginia
  • Northern District of West Virginia

Affiliations/Memberships

  • West Virginia State Bar
  • Monongalia County Bar Association
  • Leadership Monongalia, 2004
  • West Virginia University College of Law, former Development Council
  • Leadership West Virginia, Class of 2010
  • Carnegie Hall Foundation, Inc, former Board of Directors
  • Leadership West Virginia Anniversary Club
  • Old Stone Presbyterian Church, former Clerk of the Session
  • Tutoring Center Foundation, Inc., former Board of Directors
  • Rotary Club, Lewisburg
  • Communities in Schools of Greenbrier County, Board of Directors

Distinctions

  • Peer Review Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell
  • Selected for the West Virginia Rising Stars® List
  • Named a "Future Star" in Benchmark Litigation
  • Recipient of the 2010 Generation Next: 40 Under 40 award by The State Journal
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© for Education Law