Lyle Long is a personal injury and criminal defense lawyer, and one of the founding partners of LJ Law Group.
Mr. Long graduated from Nova Southeastern University with his Juris Doctor and was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2012. In 2015, Mr. Long became a partner of LJ Law Group in Pompano Beach, FL, with a focus on personal injury and criminal justice. Mr. Long focuses on aggressively fighting insurance companies, recovering millions for his injured clients. By placing the interests of his clients’ first, Mr. Long has contributed to the firm’s overall success.
Mr. Long has worked as an associate attorney for a prominent South Florida criminal law firm. During this time, he developed his court litigation skills, gaining valuable experience in State and Federal defense law. Looking to expand his trial skills, Mr. Long spent time as an Assistant Public Defender in the Seventeenth Judicial Circuit in Broward County, FL.
Through his journey as an Assistant Public Defender, Mr. Long represented indigent clients and handled misdemeanors in County Court as well as serious felonies in Circuit Court. Mr. Long tried numerous jury trials and handled felony cases carrying mandatory life sentences, with incredible outcomes for his clients. After gaining extensive trial experience in the public sector, Mr. Long decided to transition into private practice. In 2015, he joined what at the time was a civil litigation firm. He quickly transitioned into becoming a partner, in what has become LJ Law Group.
Additionally, Mr. Long teaches as an adjunct professor at Florida Atlantic University, training future legal professionals in the paralegal program.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
Nova Southeastern University – Shepard Broad College of Law (J.D.) cum laude
Broward Civil Trial Lawyers Association
New Leaders Council
Broward County Bar Association
Florida Blue Key
Associate & Law Clerk – Michael Weinstein, P.A.
Assistant Public Defender – Law Office of the Public Defender of the 17th Judicial District