Mike Gallagher is a civil litigator who practices in state and federal courts, focusing on complex commercial matters. His practice experience, both at the trial and appellate levels, includes drafting pleadings, motions, and briefs; managing discovery; preparing for depositions of significant fact witnesses; negotiating settlements; and working with fact and expert witnesses.
Mike was part of a Jones Day team representing Pittsburgh's preeminent health care system in several high-profile commercial disputes. He is currently involved in defending a Fortune 500 technology company against breach of contract claims. Mike also has experience representing pro bono clients in civil rights cases.
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 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)