Attorney Meredith Long
Attorney Long is dedicated to helping people navigate difficult situations with true compassion and strong, tireless legal advocacy.
Prior to returning to her hometown of Longview, Attorney Long worked in the commercial litigation department of one of the largest law firms in the nation, handling high-dollar complex civil matters at the state, federal, and appellate levels.
Attorney Long is a court commissioner, past president of the Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Bar Association, and was recognized as a Washington "Super Lawyer" again in 2021, a distinction awarded to just 5% of attorneys in the state. She has also been recognized as one of The National Trial Lawyer's "Top 100 Trial Attorneys" for the State of Washington.
Since starting her firm in 2016, Attorney Long has donated more than $22,000 in time and services to Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Legal Aid clients and $26,000 in cash to local charities.
JD, University of Connecticut School of Law, 2008 (Honors Program)
BA, Cornell University, 2003
State of Washington
Recognized as a "Top 100" Trial Lawyer in Washington State, NTLA, 2022
Recognized as a Washington "Super Lawyer" in 2020, 2021
Recognized as a "Rising Star" by Washington Super Lawyers in 2017, 2018
"Top 40 Under 40," National Trial Lawyers Association, 2017, 2018, 2019
Exceptional Employer Award, the ARC of Cowlitz County, 2019
C.C. Bridgewater Pro Bono Service Award, 2017
Memberships & Community Service
Commissioner, Cowlitz County Superior Court
Civil Local Rules Committee, Cowlitz County Superior Court, 2017-present
Guardian ad Litem Committee, Cowlitz County Superior Court, 2019-present
Past President, Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Bar Association, 2017-2018
Board of Directors, Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Legal Aid, 2019-2022
Board of Directors, Community Home Health and Hospice, 2018-2022