Peter J. Gallagher, Member

Peter J. Gallagher is an accomplished litigator with experience responding to the ever-changing needs of clients faced with business disputes in divergent fields, including real estate, telecommunications, financial services, pharmaceuticals, and healthcare. Mr. Gallagher is a member of the New Jersey and New York Bars.

Mr. Gallagher received his B.A. from The College of New Jersey and his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center. Mr. Gallagher received the Amicus Curiae Award in 2016 from the New Jersey State Bar Association, was previously highlighted as a New Leader of the Bar by the New Jersey Law Journal and was selected for inclusion as a New Jersey Rising Star by Super Lawyers. Mr. Gallagher is also a prolific writer, with articles in journals published by Georgetown University Law Center and Seton Hall University Law School. He has contributed to numerous other legal publications on a variety of topics, including federal courts, civil procedure, professional responsibility, securities litigation, criminal procedure, and constitutional law and is also the author/editor of an active legal blog.

Mr. Gallagher was an adjunct professor at Seton Hall University Law School, teaching legal research, writing and oral advocacy. He was selected as a finalist for Adjunct Professor of the Year in 2011, 2012, and 2013.

Areas Of Practice


New Jersey, 2001
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 2001
New York, 2003
U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 2009
U.S. Supreme Court, 2010


The College of New Jersey (B.A.)
Georgetown University Law Center (J.D.)

Office Locations

*New Jersey Office:

The Landmark Building
27 Warren Street
Suite 201
Hackensack, NJ 07601

P:(201) 489.9110 F:(201) 489.5653

*Primary Office

New York Office:

1025 Westchester Avenue
Suite 106
White Plains, NY 10604

P:(914)358.4934 F:(914)358.4935

Professional Affiliations