Meet the Firm
Cindy Campbell

Cindy earned her bachelors degree in philosophy from Northwestern University and her Juris Doctor from Western State University College of Law in Fullerton, California.  In law school she was the Vice President of Marketing for the Business Law Association and the Social Chair for the Sports and Entertainment Law Society.  She also received the Witkin Award in Community Property.  Through her schooling, she was drawn towards the "friendly" side of practicing law and started working in estate planning and mediation. Upon graduating, she went on to earn the 120 Hour Mediation Certification through volunteering at various courthouses in Southern California. She is a proud alumni of the Justice Entrepreneurs Project, which focuses on helping low to middle income clients with legal services in Chicago, IL. She also teaches law part-time at Wilbur Wright College.  Her goal in all areas of her work is to assist others by providing information, assistance, and care. She can be reached via e-mail at



Professional Memberships:

  • Chicago Bar Association, Member

  • DuPage Bar Association, Member

  • Illinois Bar Association, Member

  • Justice Entrepreneurs Project, Alumni

  • Collaborative Institute of Illinois, Fellow

Certifications and Awards: 

  • 25 Hour Basic Mediation Certification, Orange County Human Relations Commission, 2008

  • 120 Hour Advanced Mediation Certification, Orange County Human Relations Commission, 2010

  • Basic Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice Training, Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois, 2014

  • Rising Stars List, by Super Lawyers, 2017 - 2019

Joanna Long 

Joanna earned her Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago and her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the College of Charleston in South Carolina. Joanna focuses in the areas of estate and trust administration, guardianship, and real estate with an aim to bring a holistic approach to the practice of law to ensure her clients feel taken care of from start to finish. Joanna has volunteered her time with multiple Chicago legal aid organizations and today sits on the junior board for the Lawyers' Committee for Better Housing. Joanna is a dedicated legal advocate with a passion for the advancement of equal access to justice.

Joanna was named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2017, 2018, and 2019. She can be reached via e-mail at


Professional Memberships:

  • Lawyers' Committee for Better Housing, Young Professionals Board Member

  • Justice Entrepreneurs Project, Alumni

  • Chicago Bar Association, Member

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member

  • Women's Bar Association of Illinois, Member


Speaking Engagements:

  • December 16, 2019 - Setting Client Expectations, Chicago Bar Assocation

  • November 12, 2019 - Estate Planning Seminar, Oswego Senior Center

  • February 8, 2019 - ABA Client Counseling Competition Judge, JMLS

  • November 2, 2016 - Law Practice and Management, JMLS

  • April 30, 2016 - Money Smart Conference, NEIU

  • October 21, 2015 - Law Practice and Management, JMLS

  • April 25, 2015 - "How to Prevent Foreclosure When a Loved One Passes Away," Home Buyer and Modification Assistance Expo, NEIU

  • October 20, 2014 - "When Death and Foreclosure Collide" Association of Foreclosure Defense Attorneys, JEP

Darlene Compean
Senior Paralegal

Darlene earned her Associates in Paralegal Studies from the College of DuPage in 2013. During her time at CoD, she was inducted into the national honor society Lamda Epsilon Chi. At Campbell Long, she focuses her talents on client communications, drafting, and marketing. She can be reached via e-mail at