Partner | Anderson Kill LLP

Michele A. Gallagher

Washington, DC

Michele A. Gallagher is a litigator in the D.C. office of Anderson Kill. Ms. Gallagher’s practice focuses on insurance coverage counseling and litigation on behalf of policyholders.

Ms. Gallagher is also a member of Anderson Kill's Health Reform Task Force.

Professional Memberships

The District of Columbia Bar; Maryland and American Bar Associations

Representative engagements in which Ms. Gallagher has provided advice and counsel include the following:

Commercial General Liability Insurance - Counsel to Chickasha Cotton Oil Company in environmental coverage action in Texas state court. Counsel to AutoScribe Corporation in coverage action in Maryland state court.

Errors & Omissions Insurance - Counsel to local insurance agent in coverage action against errors & omissions carrier in Maryland state court.

Disability & Health Insurance - Counsel to plaintiff in Cohen v. Standard Ins. Co., in which the Eastern District of Pennsylvania held that Standard's refusal to pay disability claim was arbitrary and capricious.

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The Texas Supreme Court Was Right On The Money In Upholding Insurance Coverage For Punitive Damages
ABA's Workers' Compensation and Employers' Liability Law Committee | April 01, 2008
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When Faced with a Lawsuit, Insurance May Ease Your Pain
Policyholder Advisor & Alert | September 01, 2002
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Insurance Coverage for Punitive Damages Assessed Against a Policyholder
Insurance Coverage Litigation | January 01, 1997
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Important Issues Affecting the Asbestos/Manufacturing Industry

Anderson Kill's 14th Annual Policyholder Advisor Conference

September 23, 2010  |  New York, NY


George Washington University Law School, J.D.

Catholic University of America, B.A., cum laude


District of Columbia



Supreme Court of the United States

U.S. Court of Appeals

  • District of Columbia
  • Fourth Circuit