Bob Long joins Government Relations and Land Use and Real Estate Practice Groups


Larkin Hoffman’s Government Relations practice welcomes attorney Robert C. Long. Mr. Long has many years of experience in the public and private sectors in legal, government and corporate settings and has focused his practice on federal and state government relations, specializing in local government, energy, real estate and development issues.

Mr. Long joined Larkin Hoffman after acting as President and CEO of his own business development and government relations consulting firm. He was Vice President of Corporate Services and Development at NAI Welsh where he led the Corporate Real Estate Services group and worked on urban redevelopment projects. He has been a three term member of the St. Paul City Council, a partner in the Kennedy & Graven law firm, and was a Special Assistant Attorney General in the Office of the Minnesota Attorney General. He was a law clerk in both the civil and criminal divisions of the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office and a staff aide to former St. Paul Mayor George Latimer, and a Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Minnesota Justice Foundation.
Mr. Long received his B.A. in Political Science from Macalester College, summa cum laude, in 1981 and his J.D. from the University of Minnesota, cum laude, in 1985