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Frank H. Long, Jr.

Partner Birmingham
(205) 226-8793
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Education
  • The University of Alabama School of Law
    J.D., 2007
  • The University of Alabama Manderson Graduate School of Business
    MBA, Strategy & MIS, 1999
  • Rhodes College
    B.A., 1994
Bar Admissions
  • Alabama, 2007
About Frank
Q&A
  • What types of clients do you represent?

    My representative clients include cities, counties, boards of education, utility systems, hospitals, non-profit organizations (including 501(c)(3)), state authorities, and many other types of public and private entities.

  • What previous experiences, prior to your work at Balch, influence your practice?
  • How are you involved in your community?
MORE ABOUT Frank
  • Municipal bankruptcy: Served as bond counsel and special counsel to Jefferson County, Alabama in its restructuring of $4.2 billion in outstanding debt culminating in the county’s emergence from the nation’s second largest Chapter 9 bankruptcy proceeding.
  • Utilities refinancing: Served as bond counsel for a $254 million private activity bond refinancing and issuance of Alabama Power Company Pollution Control Revenue Refunding Bonds.
  • Utilities refinancing: Served as bond counsel to a city-owned water works and sewer board for multiple refinancings of different outstanding bond issues.
  • Bond reofferings: Served as bond counsel to Alabama Power Company for numerous reofferings of its outstanding solid waste and pollution control private activity bonds.
    501(c)(3) bond refinancing: Served as bond counsel to 501(c)(3) service organization for refinancing of outstanding bond issues.
 
    Education
    • The University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 2007
    • The University of Alabama Manderson Graduate School of Business, MBA, Strategy & MIS, 1999
    • Rhodes College, B.A., 1994
    Bar Admissions
    • Alabama, 2007
    Professional Affiliations
    • National Association of Bond Lawyers, Securities Law and Disclosure Committee
    • American Bar Association, Business Section
    • Alabama State Bar, Business Law and Corporate Counsel Section
    • Birmingham Bar Association, Business Law Section
     
    Awards & Accolades
    • AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell, Public Finance, Corporate Law and Finance
    Community Involvement
    • Lakeshore Foundation, Board of Directors
    • Lakeshore Foundation Junior Board, Former President