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Thad Gladden Long, American lawyer. Bar: Alabama 1963, United States District Court (northern district, southern district, middle district) Alabama, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit, 5th circuit), Supreme Court of the United States Court. Named one of Alabama Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers in American; recipient Special Service award, Alabama Association for Retarded Children.


Long, Thad Gladden was born on March 9, 1938 in Dothan, Alabama, United States. Son of Lindon Alexander and Della Gladys (Pilcher) Long.


AB, Columbia University, 1960;Juris Doctor, University of Virginia, 1963.


Associate attorney, Bradley, Arant, Rose & White, Birmingham, Alabama, 1963-1970;partner, Bradley, Arant, Rose & White, Birmingham, since 1970. Adjunct Professor U. Alabama, Tuscaloosa, since 1988, Samford U., Birmingham, since 1999.


Regular ceremonies enable people to open themselves to God more fully. They help people to hear God's offer and challenge ever more deeply, and to allow God to prompt and enable them to respond.


The use of force should be supported only in extreme situations and through approve of appropriate international organizations.


All Christians should study Old and New Testament, which texts were written and gathered together over a long period of time. It is important to find out as much as we can about the original contexts in which texts were produced.


Chairman Columbia University Secondary Schools Committee Alabama Area, since 1975, president, chairman, Greater Birmingham Arts Alliance, 1977-1979. Trustee, president Birmingham Music Club, 2000-2003. Trustee Oscar Wells Trust for Museum Art, Birmingham, since 1983, Canterbury Methodist Foundation, 1993-2002, secretary, since 1993.

Chairman Entrepreneurship Institute Birmingham, 1989. Vice chairman, trustee Society of the Revolution Foundation, Alabama, 1994-2002. President Birmingham-Jefferson History Society, 1995-1997.

Trustee Birmingham Music Club Endowment, since 1995, Birmingham-Jefferson History Museum, 2004-2006. Member Birmingham Committee Foreign Relations. Fellow: Alabama Law Foundation.

Member: Society Revolution, United States Patent Bar, International Trademark Association, American Law Institute, Alabama Law Institute, Birmingham Legal Aid Society, Alabama Bar Association (chairman, founder business torts and antitrust section), Biotechnology Association of Alabama, Inc. (secretary 1998—2001), American Arbitration Association, St. Andrew's Society of Middle South, S.R., General Society S.R. (general solicitor 1994—2000), Society Colonial Wars (governor Alabama chapter, deputy Governor General of General Society), University Virginia Law Alumni (chairman Birmingham chapter 1984-1989), Order of the Coif, Omicron Delta Kappa.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, writing, table tennis.


Married Carolyn Frances Wilson, August 13, 1966. Children: Louisa Frances Stockman, Wilson Alexander.