Mark Gallagher has extensive experience counseling employers and business entities in the defense of workers’ compensation and liability claims.
His matters include general casualty, premises, construction and sexual harassment claims. Mark is a veteran litigator who appears in state and federal courts in Pennsylvania. He is a founding member of Weber Gallagher.
Mark has achieved an "AV Preeminent" rating from his peers as reported by Martindale-Hubbell. They have also selected him as a "2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Construction Law." In 2011-2014, Mark was recognized by the publisher of the Pennsylvania edition of Super Lawyers magazine as being among the top 5 percent of practitioners in his practice specialty within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Defended local construction company in worker’s compensation claim involving allegations of low back and knee injuries sustained on the job site
Defended local housing authority in worker’s compensation claim by police lieutenant involving allegations of work related repetitive trauma induced back and elbow injuries
Defended national housing manager in product liability claim alleging slip and fall in a defective shower insert. Pre-trial demand exceeded $1 million
Settled fatal truck and auto collision on behalf of regional trash and refuse hauler with contribution from local county and homeowner’s carrier toward settlement funds
Settled fatal auto/dram shop claim for $500,000.00 involving death of 19 year old college student after a night of drinking at a local bar restaurant
Settled worker’s compensation and federal discrimination claims for regional health care provider within authority involving two Emergency Medical Technicians
- 08.13.09Presenter, "Over the Top Settlements: How to Develop, Present, and Settle for Maximum Value," CLE - Down the Shore, Atlantic City, NJ
Professional & Community Involvement
Commissioner on the Upper Moreland Township Civil Service Commission where he has been the chair, co-chair and secretary
Legal representative of the Upper Moreland Township Historical Commission
Board of Trustees of Albright College in Reading, Pennsylvania
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