At Craig Long, LLC, we are a team of experienced attorneys and legal staff specializing in Real Estate Law, Corporate Law and Civil Litigation in Georgia.


Craig Long, Esq.

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Managing Attorney
Craig@RealLongLaw.com

Craig Long is the managing attorney of Craig Long, LLC, which he founded in 2004. Craig is also the manager and owner of Alpha Title & Closing, a title company that underwrites title insurance in residential and commercial real estate closings.  Craig Long, LLC has a significant real property practice, closing residential and commercial transactions throughout Georgia.  The firm also has a corporate practice advising clients on legal issues relevant to companies of various forms and stages of existence, and a civil litigation practice, litigating cases involving contracts, real estate and business entities of various forms.

In addition to the law firm and title company, Craig Long also formed an online real estate school in 2017, Go Pro Real Estate Academy. The school provides education for prospective and current real estate agents, to become licensed or complete their continuing education.

Craig graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Government from Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia in 1997. Craig served as vice-president and president of the student body while at Liberty University. Craig earned his Juris Doctor degree from the Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University in Arlington, Virginia in 2002.  Craig completed the program in Corporate Securities law at George Mason, and wrote a thesis paper entitled, “The Implications of the Efficient Capital Markets Hypothesis on Capital Markets and Capital Market Regulation.”

Craig is married to Katherine Long and has two sons who are seventh generation Atlantans.

Organizations:

State Bar of Georgia

Alabama State Bar

American Bar Association Committees:

  • Business and Corporate Litigation
  • LLC’s
  • Partnerships and Unincorporated Entities
  • Mergers and Acquisitions

Forsyth County Bar Association

ALTA

Association for Corporate Growth – Atlanta

Accolades:

Top Ten Producer 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 Attorneys Title Guaranty Fund


Doyle Johnson, Esq.

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Associate Attorney

Doyle@RealLongLaw.Com

Doyle is an Athens, Georgia native and has resided there for most of his life. Doyle is a graduate of Brigham Young University located in Provo, Utah, graduating in 2010 with a degree in Political Science. Doyle then attended and graduated from the University of Georgia, School of Law in 2013. Post-graduation, he worked for a firm in Athens, Georgia practicing law.

While in school at UGA, Doyle completed an internship in the United States Attorney’s Office in Augusta Georgia, where he assisted in federal criminal prosecutions and civil actions. Doyle’s practice areas have been focused in business and corporate transactional work as well as real estate law. Doyle is a member of the State Bar of Georgia as well as The Western Circuit Bar Association.

As a young man, Doyle served two years as a religious missionary in Portugal. He enjoys hunting, fishing, woodworking, beekeeping, reading, and travelling.

He and his wife Chelsea have three daughters.


Sara White

Chief Operations and Marketing Officer

Sara@RealLongLaw.com

Originally from Boise, Idaho, but an Atlanta resident for the last 20 years, Sara brings over 17 years of experience in small business marketing and management, to Craig Long, LLC.  Sara’s experience in the many facets of business administration and development give her a broad spectrum of career experience to draw from.

Sara’s career resume incorporates Business Management, including: administration, operations, human resources, and bookkeeping. In addition, her experience in Business Development, includes: content creation, social media management, website design and maintenance, analytics, digital and print design, and development planning and forecasting.  She enjoys the challenge and creative aspects involved in promoting a business and creating a firm that is well-known and reputable, both in presentation and behind the scenes.

In addition to marketing and operations for Craig Long, LLC, Sara is the School Administrator and Business Development Manager for Go Pro Real Estate Academy the online real estate school developed by Craig Long and partners.

Sara is the mother of four children, and enjoys writing, running and being actively involved with her children and their activities.


Sue Evans

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Firm Administrator/Controller

sue@reallonglaw.com

Sue joined Craig Long, LLC in 2016 and brings with her a rich background of financial and managerial experience particularly as it pertains to the legal industry.  Her managerial oversight spans all facets of business administration including; accounting, policies and procedures, financial reporting, employee training, operations and controls.

Sue’s role as Firm Administrator with Craig Long, LLC brings into practice her detail-oriented and administrative skills and ensures that the management of the firm as well as it’s processes and people is optimized.


Ajka Pilav

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Real Estate Closer

ajka@reallonglaw.com

Born in war-torn Bosnia, Ajka and her family migrated to the United States in search of a better life when Ajka was a young girl.

After graduating from Milton High School, Ajka went on to attend Georgia State College of Arts and Sciences pursuing a Psychology Degree.  Ajka’s career history includes a variety of management roles, including software integrations, accounts receivable, payroll administration and account management. Her attention to detail and strong customer service etiquette brings an added element of care to and precision to our Real Estate Practice.

Ajka is married and mother to two and lives in Cumming, Georgia.

 


Leisel Weber

leisel@reallonglaw.com

The majority of Leisel’s career history is vested in the mortgage industry. She has held a variety of positions, including: Loan officer, processor and underwriter, as well as sales and business development. Leisel brings a high level of professionalism to her role within our Real Estate Closing practice. Her proficiency in building respectful and courteous relationships with our clients is a great asset to our firm.

Leisel and her husband live in Cumming. Her hobbies include, cooking, gardening and hiking.


Kelsey Carden

Legal Associate

Kelsey@reallonglaw.com

Kelsey is a rising 3L at Emory University School of Law. Prior to law school, Kelsey attended Georgia State University, and received her Bachelor of Arts in English and Political Science in a short 3 ½ years, graduating summa cum laude, with a cumulative GPA of 4.02.