Timothy Gallagher


Office:   Main Office
Phone:   (212) 747-1230 Ext. 117
Fax:   (212) 747-1239

Practice Areas:
Construction Accident,  Medical Malpractice,  Appellate Practice,  Toxic Torts

Timothy D. Gallagher is the Co-Managing Partner of McMahon, Martine & Gallagher, LLP. He is one of the firm’s leading trial attorneys having taken over 30 verdicts in the New York State and Federal Courts. Tim also maintains an active appellate practice. He was the lead appellate attorney in the landmark Labor Law case Joblon v. Solow, 91 N.Y.2d 457, 672 N.Y.S.2d 286, 695 N.E.2d 237 (1998).



Tim is active in all of the firm’s practice areas including toxic torts, labor law/construction accidents, employment litigation, medical malpractice and insurance coverage. Tim was a law clerk for United States District Judge Thomas A. Flannery in Washington, D.C. Following his clerkship, he was a litigation associate at White & Case in New York City. Tim left White & Case for McMahon, Martine & Gallagher in 1994.

Tim Gallagher has taught New York State Bar Association sponsored CLE classes on Labor Law, and Ethics and Civility in Civil Litigation. He has also lectured on Automobile Liability, Civil Trial Practice, and Insurance Coverage.  



Tim graduated from Georgetown University Law Center cum laude in 1990. While at Georgetown, he was a member of the Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics. Tim is a 1986 graduate of the University of Notre Dame where he was a Notre Dame Scholar. He is also a graduate of Regis High School in New York City.  



United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; U.S. Southern District of New York; U.S. Eastern District of New York; and New York State Courts.  



Tim is currently a member of numerous professional and civic organizations including The Catholic Lawyers Guild; The Defense Association of New York; The Knights of Columbus; and the New York State Bar Association.