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David E. Galler

David E. Galler

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Workers Compensation, Foreclosure

About Me

With over 27 years experience in Bankruptcy, cases you are in the right hands.  We work with each client to ensure that their individual needs are met.  We provide the personal service that  you will not find at most larger firms.

In addittion to bankrutpcy with offer many non bankruptcy options, including debt counseling. debt neogiations.  Home Mortgage Modifications, and assiting with Student Loan debt. 

We are also committed to keeping you informed of the status of your case.  We strive to be available to answer any questions and promptly return your telephone calls and respond to letters.   In fact most of our cases come from client referrals.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 40%
    27 years, 10 thousand cases
  2. Foreclosure: 30%
    27 years, 3.5 thousand cases
  3. Workers Compensation: 30%
    27 years, 500 cases



Contingent (25-33%), Fixed (Sometimes), Pro Bono (5%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Christian K. Lassen

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.


    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse David. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info


GAActive Member in Good Standing 198705/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Supurb RatingAvvo2015
Atlanta's Finest Local ProfessionalsCreative Loafing2014
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2014
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2013
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2011
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerThe Galler Law Firm2005 - Present
OwnerGaller & Atkins, LLC1997 - 2005
OwnerGaller & Ginsberg1987 - 1997

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers FoundationStaff Counsel2014 - Present
Georgiaadvocates.orgStaff Counsel2005 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2005 - Present
The Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group'sMember2005 - Present
American Association for JusticeBoard Member2000 - Present
American Bar AssociationConsumer Bankruptcy Section2000 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1990 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember1990 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaBankruptcy Section1988 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaWorkers' Compensation Section1988 - Present
Atlanta Bar AssociationMember1988 - Present
American Bar AssociationWorkers compensation Section1988 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember1987 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Thomas, MauriceFull Board found that since no Guardian was appointed, one year statute could not apply to minor

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Publication NameTitleDate
AVVO Legal GuidesStep by step guide to preparing to filing bankruptcy2015

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgia State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
University of Georgia, AthensCriminal justice/ PsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1983

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Georgia CLEWorkers compensation for General Practitioner2003
Georgia CLEBasis Bankruptcy2000