Kevin E. Gallagher

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  • 3 Hutton Centre, 9th Floor, Santa Ana, CA 92707
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  • During a career marked with many successes, Gallagher has handled several thousand criminal cases and tried approximately 300 Jury trials, including a large number of homicides.

    Former Captain USMC: Prosecuted and defended cases under UCMJ

    Elected to Super Lawyers by Peers 2013

    Member of Prestigious ABOTA (American Board of Trial Advocates)

    Highest Peer Rating: AV

    From a former client. "He gives personal attention to his clients. He doesn't hand the case off to some inexperienced associate. He even gave me his cell phone number."
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Biography

kevin. E. Gallagher Attorney at Law, has practiced criminal law since he opened his legal practice in Orange County, California, in 1975

Graduate Chicago-Kent IIT Law, Undergraduate Xavier University (Cincinnati Ohio), St Ignatius High School (Chicago Illinois)

Former Captain USMC: Prosecuted and Defended cases under the UCMJ.

Highest Martindale- Hubbell Peer Rating: AV

During a career marked with high-profile successes, Gallagher has handled several thousand criminal cases and tried approximately 300 jury trials, including a large number of homicides. As Testimony to the quality of his preparation and conduct of complex cases, Gallagher's client's have included many doctors and dentists who he later represented before their respective regulatory agencies. He also has represented educators, attorneys, engineers, police officer's firemen, and prominent business and political figures. Gallagher has also represented plenty of average Jane's and Joe's with some money.

Gallagher has spoken at legal seminars, colleges, universities, and law schools. In addition, he has sat as Judge Pro Tem in Orange County Municipal and Superior Courts. Gallagher is also a member of the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates ABOTA, the Orange County Bar Association, the Los Angeles Trial Lawyers Association, the California Trial Lawyers Association . He has been admitted to the California State Courts Bar (Bar #047857), the Federal Bar, the Illinois and United States Supreme Court. A native of Chicago.

Gallagher is married and has three children, two grand kids

CELTIC BAR, ST THOMAS MORE SOCIETY, ORANGE COUNTY CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAWYERS, NOVEMBER 10TH ASSOCIATION-USMC (BOARD OF DIRECTORS)

Areas of Practice (31)

  • Exclusively Criminal Law
  • Homicide
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Crimes
  • Weapons Offenses
  • All Theft changes including embezzlement and White Collar Crimes
  • Aggravated Assault
  • Assault & Battery
  • Burglary
  • Vehicular Manslaughter
  • Felony DUI
  • Election Violations
  • Fraud
  • Perjury
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Rape
  • All Sex Crimes
  • Restraining Order Violations
  • Robbery
  • Suspended Licenses
  • Three Strikes Cases
  • State Medical Board
  • State Dental Board
  • State Regulatory Agencies
  • Pre Filing Intervention with Arresting and/or Prosecuting Agency
  • Federal Criminal Cases
  • White Collar Crime
  • Doctors Medicare Fraud
  • Government Contract Fraud
  • Medical/Dental Insurance Fraud
  • Medicare Fraud

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
714 368-1421  Phone
714 7578607  Cell Phone
714241-4445  Fax
www.keglaw.com/index-1.html
University Attended:
Xavier University, B.S., 1964
Law School Attended:
Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D., 1970
Year of First Admission:
1971
Admission:
1971, U.S. District Court, Central District of California; 1976, Illinois; 1971, California
Memberships:
American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). Orange County (Member, Fee Arbitration Committee) (Ethics Committee) OC Bar Association; State Bar of California; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL). OC Trial Lawyers Association.

ELECTED SUPER LAWYERS
Military:
Capt., USMC, 1964-1967
Languages:
Spanish
Reported Cases:
PEO. V. MCGILL, REINFORCED JOHNSON RULE ON PRESENATION OF EVIDENCE TO GRAND JURY
ISLN:
907226299
Transactions:
ARGUED DISPOSITIVE CRIMINAL CASE, CALIFORNIA SUPREME COURT 2011
Hobbies & interests:
INTERNAL MARTIAL ARTS, CREATIVE WRITING, HANGING OUT WITH GRANDSON
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0
A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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