Milberg Tadler Phillips Grossman Announces Michael J. Gallagher, Jr. Has Joined the Firm.

New York, January 24, 2019— Milberg Tadler Phillips Grossman LLP is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael J. Gallagher, Jr. as partner. Mike is an experienced litigator, successfully representing plaintiffs in complex commercial, securities fraud, and antitrust litigation. He will work in the firm’s antitrust, securities, and complex litigation practices.

“We are delighted to have Mike join our New York office.” said Peggy Wedgworth, chair of MTPG’s Antitrust Litigation Group. “His talents and expertise are a great fit for the team and he will enhance our ability to advance our clients’ interests.”

Prior to joining MTPG, Mike was a partner at a top plaintiffs’ class action firm specializing in claims involving commodity manipulation, price fixing, and exchange-related antitrust claims. His litigation casework includes contributions in: In re LIBOR-Based Financial Instruments Antitrust Litigation, No. 11-md-02262 (S.D.N.Y.), Sullivan v. Barclays No. 13-cv-02811 (S.D.N.Y), Laydon v. Mizuho Bank, No: 12-cv-03419 (S.D.N.Y); In re Term Commodities Cotton Futures Litigation, No. 12-cv-05126 (S.D.N.Y.) and In re Aluminum Warehousing Antitrust Litigation No. 13-md-02481 (S.D.N.Y.).

Mike clerked for The Hon. Helene N. White of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and also clerked for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, Division of Enforcement. He worked for now-Senator Elizabeth Warren as she chaired the Congressional Oversight Panel, responsible for monitoring the Troubled Asset Relief Program. He also served in the Department of Justice, Antitrust Division.

Mike graduated from Rutgers Law School, Camden and obtained his B.S in international business relations and non-profit management from Franklin and Marshall College. Prior to law school, Mr. Gallagher had a career in finance. He is a volunteer with, and former board member of the American Civil Liberties Union of New York and served as a member of the Board’s Investment Committee. He has also served as a mediator in municipal courts in Pennsylvania.

Mike is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and is admitted Pro Hac Vice in the State of New York, pending admission on Motion.


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Milberg Tadler Phillips Grossman LLP offers a diversified practice platform that includes class actions, mass torts, and complex litigation. MTPG lawyers have represented consumers, investors and businesses throughout the United States for over four decades. The firm provides clients with expanded class action, mass tort, personal injury, consumer litigation and shareholder rights capabilities with greater geographical coverage, enhanced financial breadth, and increased operational capacity. MTPG is headquartered in New York City.