Davis Malm Shareholder James E. Gallagher Promoted to Lieutenant Colonel in US Marine Corps Reserve

January 17, 2019 - Boston, MA
For more information contact: Joanne Thorud
(617) 589-3894; jthorud@davismalm.com

Davis Malm is pleased to announce that James E. Gallagher has been promoted to a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Marine Corps Reserve. Mr. Gallagher has been serving in the Marine Corps Reserve since 2009.

Mr. Gallagher practices in the Business Law, Employment, and Litigation areas at Davis Malm. He is a trial lawyer with experience in a range of areas, including fiduciary, securities, commercial and class action, probate, and employment litigation in state and federal courts. He also advises numerous residential and commercial condominium associations.

Mr. Gallagher has an impressive military background serving in the United States Marine Corps since 2002. Prior to joining Davis Malm, Mr. Gallagher served on active duty as an officer and judge advocate in the United States Marine Corps. While stationed in Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii, he served as a prosecutor and defense counsel and Special Assistant U.S. Attorney for the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Hawaii and as a Battalion Judge Advocate for 2d Battalion, 3d Marines during a deployment to Fallujah, Iraq. While on active duty as a judge advocate, Mr. Gallagher engaged in motions practice, trial preparation, and the prosecution and defense of numerous contested criminal courts-martial matters. Mr. Gallagher currently serves as an Instructor at the Naval Justice School, and is a longtime volunteer lawyer at Veterans Legal Services and is loyal to supporting veterans.

About Davis, Malm & D’Agostine, P.C.
Founded in 1979, Davis Malm is a premier mid-sized, full-service New England firm. The firm provides sophisticated legal representation to local, national, and international public and private businesses, institutions, and individuals in a wide spectrum of industries. The attorneys at the firm practice at the top level of the profession and deliver successful results to clients through direct partner involvement, responsive client service, and practical and creative problem solving. Davis Malm is the member firm for the International Lawyers Network representing Massachusetts and northern New England.

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Mr. Gallagher has been serving in the Marine Corps Reserve since 2009.