I am an experienced bankrutpcy attorney who has handled approximately 1,000 Chapter 7 and 13 cases since 1988. I endeavor to provide my clients with diligent, compassionate representation in order to resolve their financial difficulties in a satisfactory manner. I provide personal attention to each of my clients during the course of my representtion. I have had reported descisions in the United States Bankruptcy Court.
I also handle other General Legal Matters, includihg Wills and Estates, Personal Injury, Real Estate Contract and Closings and Reduction of Real Property Taxes.
|FL||Member in Good Standing - CLER Exempt||1981||10/11/2021|
|Owner||James M. Gallagher, Esq||1988 - Present|
|Associate||D'Amato & Lynch||1983 - 1987|
|Attorney-Tax Dept.||Price Waterhouse & Co.||1980 - 1983|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|New York State Bar Association||Member||2014 - Present|
|Florida State University College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1980|
|State University of New York, Albany||BS - Bachelor of Science, With Honors||1977|
|Nassau County Bar Speaker Bureau||Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy||2000|
|WHPC 90.3 FM||Bankruptcy||N/A|
|In Re Seltzer 185 B.R. 116 (E.D.N.Y. 1995)||Motion To Avoid Judgment Liens Granted in Part, Denied in Part|
|In Re McGrath 166 B.R. 795 (E.D.N.Y. 1994)||The Court found in favor of our client and dismissed the Adversary Proceeding resulting in the discharge of the debt|