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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 65%
  2. Litigation: 35%


Payment types:

Cash, Check

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John M. Gallagher Law Offices

117-119 N. Olive Street.
Media, PA, 19063


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2016
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2015
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2014
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2013
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2012
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2011
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2010
Board Certified Trial Specialist and Pretrial SpecialistNational Board of Trail Advocacy1993
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationPast President2004 - 2005
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationChair, Ethics Committee1995 - 2001
Delaware County Bar AssociationPresident1993 - 1994
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Cummings, et al., v. AMTRAKAfter losing in trial court, Superior and Supreme Courts and National Railway Adjustment Board, Third Circuit Court of Appeals reversed and was affirmed by U.S. Supreme Court
Dewar v. Chrysler Corporation$5.1 million settlelemt
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Publication nameTitleDate
Barrister MagazineRainmaking for the New Personal Injury Lawyer1994
Barrister MagazineThe Trial Lawyer's Toolbox on Issues of Medical Proof1993
Barrister MagazineHow to Organize and Launch a 'People's Law School1991
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1969
St Joseph's CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1966
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationDevelopments in the Law of Frye Challenges to Expert Scientific Witnesses2003
Pennsylvania Bar InstituteFour-County Civil Practice2003
Delaware County Bar AssociationDirect Examination of the Expert Witness1990