The firm was founded by A. P. Longshore and W. L. Longshore, Sr. in 1910. The concentration of the firm has grown to include defendant as well as plaintiff work. The firm has a broad-based practice with its major areas being real estate, wills and probate, bankruptcy and civil litigation. The firm services clients throughout the state regarding real estate foreclosures and bankruptcy matters. Jefferson County and the surrounding counties are the firm's main focus concerning litigation but they are not limited to these areas.