Rebecca C. E. Tatem Long is an Associate Attorney with Tocci & Lee, LLC. Her practice primarily focuses on representing both employers and employees in wage and hour, misclassification, discrimination, and retaliation claims. She also represents claimants in Department of Unemployment Assistance and other administrative appeal hearings.
Prior to joining Tocci & Lee, LLC, Ms. Long worked at plaintiff-side boutique employment firms in the Greater Boston Area and as a Review Examiner for the Department of Unemployment Assistance. She also ran her own family law and child welfare appeals practice for several years. She is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. She was involved in numerous trials on employment matters and appeared several times before the Massachusetts Appeals Court, securing a remand in an equitable forfeiture case.
Ms. Long is a 2011 graduate of Boston College School of Law. She earned a Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude and with Departmental Honors, in Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology from Wellesley College in 1998, as well as a Master of Arts, magna cum laude, in Eastern Mediterranean Archaeology from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Louvain) in Belgium in 2000. Ms. Long is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Society. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Long participated in archaeological excavations in Israel and Spain.
Outside of work, Ms. Long is an avid equestrian, swimmer, and beachgoer. She lives in Scituate with her husband and four children.