Mike Gallagher represents clients in complex contract and tort disputes in state and federal courts. He has drafted pleadings, managed discovery, taken depositions, drafted dispositive motions and briefs, and assisted with the preparation of expert reports.
Mike was part of a Jones Day team representing Pittsburgh's preeminent health care system in several high-profile commercial disputes. He has also assisted in defending a national pharmacy in nationwide litigation relating to opioid dispensing and distribution and a Fortune 500 technology company against breach of contract claims.
Mike has researched extensively and written about litigation and other risks facing financial institutions that conduct business with public pension plans.
Publications Prior to Jones Day
Demand Response Aggregators and the MISO Wholesale Markets: A Survey of State Laws, 47 Envtl. L. Rep. News & Analysis 11065
Note, The Coupon Quandary: Restructuring Incentives in CAFA Coupon Settlements, 91 Notre Dame L. Rev. 2091
- University of Notre Dame (J.D. magna cum laude 2017; Executive Notes Editor, Notre Dame Law Review, Volume 92); Duquesne University (B.A. in History and Political Science summa cum laude 2013)
- Pennsylvania, U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Third and Federal Circuits, and U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
- Intern to Chief Magistrate Judge Maureen Kelly, U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania (Summer 2015)