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Title insurance company executive

Alvin William Long, American Title insurance company executive. Bar: Illinois 1950. Recipient Distinquished Alumni citation John Marshall Law School, 1968.

Background

Long, Alvin William was born on October 9, 1923 in Steubenville, Ohio, United States. Son of Roger H. and Emma (Reilley) Long.

Education

Juris Doctor, John Marshall Law School, 1949; Doctor of Laws, John Marshall Law School, 1977; Master of Business Administration, University of Chicago, 1955.

Career

Vice president, Chicago Title & Trust Company, 1960-1963; senior vice president, Chicago Title & Trust Company, 1966-1969; president, chief administrative officer, Chicago Title & Trust Company, 1969-1971; president, chief Executive officer, Chicago Title & Trust Company, since 1971; chairman, Chicago Title & Trust Company, 1981; honorary chairman retired, Chicago Title & Trust Company, since 1982; also director, Chicago Title & Trust Company senior vice president, Chicago Title Insurance Company, 1963-1966; president, Chicago Title Insurance Company, since 1967; Chairman of the Board, Chicago Title Insurance Company, 1981-1982; honorary chairman retired, Chicago Title Insurance Company, since 1982; also director, Chicago Title Insurance Company.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1950.

Membership

Board of directors Bradner Central Company. President Chicago Central Area Committee, 1980-1982. Trustee John Marshall Law School.

Board directors Illinois Childrens Home and Aid Society, president, 1975-1977. Member citizens board and alumni council University of Chicago Served to First lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945. Member Illinois, Bar Association, American Land Title Association (president 1970-1971), Law Club Chicago, Commercial Club Chicago, Chicago Club, Flossmoor (Illinois) Country Club, Quail Ridge Country Club (Florida). M C.

Connections

Married Ethelle Sherman, January 1, 1944. Children— Roger H., Sherry Long McBain.

father:
Roger H. Long

mother:
Emma (Reilley) Long

spouse:
Ethelle Sherman

child:
Roger H. Long

child:
Sherry Long McBain Long