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Todd Eric Gallinger

Todd Eric Gallinger

Practice areas:

Business, Immigration, Estate Planning, Contracts & Agreements, Trusts

About Me

Todd Gallinger is the founder and principal of Gallinger Law. He is
licensed to practice law in California, New York, and all Federal
District Courts in California. Mr. Gallinger’s practice focuses on the
needs of small businesses and their owners, as well as non-profit law.


 


For his education, Mr. Gallinger attended the University of
California at Santa Barbara, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree cum
laude in Religious Studies, and the George Washington University Law
School in Washington, DC, where he earned his Juris Doctorate cum laude.


 


Mr. Gallinger writes frequently on numerous legal and political
topics, including acting as a regular legal columnist for InFocus
Newspaper. He also often lectures and gives workshops on topics
including, “Know Your Rights”, Immigration, Business Law, and Trust
& Estates. Mr. Gallinger has also been interviewed by the
Washington Post, Philadelphia Inquirer, Los Angeles Times, and other
news outlets.


 


In addition to the practice of law, Mr. Gallinger is also dedicated
to community service. As part of his pro bono work he served as counsel
for two class action lawsuits related to immigration delays. Mr.
Gallinger also represents numerous nonprofit organizations and serves
as a director for the New Horizons School – Irvine. In addition, he is
deeply involved in Orange County and Irvine politics.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Immigration: 30%
    10 years, 300 cases
  2. Business: 30%
    10 years, 500 cases
  3. Estate Planning: 20%
    10 years, 100 cases
  4. Trusts: 10%
    10 years, 50 cases
  5. Contracts & Agreements: 10%
    10 years, 200 cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($275-350/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • William W. Bruzzo

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Todd for many years. I have been practicing law for 18 years myself. I refer him all my business litigation. He does great work for the clients I refer him and I would enthusiastically recommend him for any business litigation matter. He is exceptionally bright and hardworking and loves his job.

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    William Bruzzo Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Masood-Ur Rahman Khan

    I have had the opportunity to refer legal work to Todd. He competently and efficiently handled the matter advocating for his client's best interests. Plus he's a really nice guy.

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    Masood-Ur Khan Business Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Gallinger Law

1667 San Rafael Dr
Corona, CA, 92882

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Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 200703/13/2015
CAActive200505/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Future50USC Center for Religious and Civic Values2015
Rising Star - Non Profit LawSuperLawyers2013
Community Service AwardMedinah Cultrual Center2009
Citizen LeaderCity of Aliso Viejo2006

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Director of Chapter DevelopmentCAIR-National2012 - 2015
Principal AttorneyGallinger Law2005 - Present
AssociateTransnational Business Attorneys Group2005 - 2005

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Orange County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Los Angeles Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Irvine Chamber of CommerceN/AN/A
South Orange County Chamber of CommerceN/AN/A
United States Disttrict Court for the Southern District of CaliforniaN/AN/A
United States District Court for the Northern District of CaliforniaN/AN/A
United States Disttrict Court for the Central District of CaliforniaN/AN/A
United States Disttrict Court for the Eastern District of CaliforniaN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Complex Foreign AcquisitionN/A
Company v Former ManagerTPO awarded, favorable settlement for client
L-1 for Business ManagerL-1 Visa Granted

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Claremont School of TheologyReligion - Islamic LeadershipMA - Masters2016
George Washington University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
Univ of California Santa BarbaraReligious StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts2001

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Get SMART - Anti-Racism TrainingBeing an Effective Ally2015
National Security SymposiumNSA Surveillance2014
IIOCWhen is Marriage a Crime?2014
17th Annual World Trade ConferenceInvestment Visas2010
Nonprofit Educational SeminarNon Profit Governance 1012009
Orange County Paralegal's MeetingNaturalization & Immigration Delays2007