Maryann P. Gallagher
Maryann P. Gallagher has been a Plaintiff’s Attorney practicing Employment Litigation for over 25 Years. She has tried over 50 cases to verdict. In addition to Employment verdicts, she has verdicts in Products Liability, Personal Injury, Labor Code Violations, Medical Malpractice, and Construction Accidents. Ms. Gallagher also has handled her own appeals, having several cases published and creating new areas of law in Sexual Abuse and HIV infliction cases. Ms. Gallagher currently serves on the Board of Governors of the Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles (CAALA) and has been a nominee for Trial Attorney of the Year 3 times and Appellate Attorney of the Year 1 time. She is the only member to be nominated for both. Ms. Gallagher is a frequent, sought after Speaker in CAALA events with topics ranging from Employment and Sexual Harassment Law, to Trial Preparation and Skills. Ms. Gallagher was also a finalist for Consumer Attorney of the Year award by Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC) after receiving one of the largest sexual assault verdict in the United States. Ms. Gallagher has been honored by “Top Attorneys in Southern California” for 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and “Super Lawyers” for 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and “Top Women Attorneys” for 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015.
In Ms. Gallagher’s rare free time, she enjoys watching her three boys play high school and junior high sports. Ms. Gallagher holds a BA from University of Pittsburgh and a JD from Temple University Beasley School of Law.