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Michael D. Gallagher

Mr. Gallagher is a resident of Center Township. He serves as solicitor for many townships, boroughs, authorities, and zoning hearing boards throughout Butler County.  Mr. Gallagher also maintains a practice in Will, Estates and Trusts, including Estate Probate and Estate Litigation.  In addition, he practices in the area of grandparent rights as well as business law and formation.  Mr. Gallagher has appeared in Courts throughout Western Pennsylvania including Federal Court and the Pennsylvania Appellate Courts. Mr. Gallagher is a cum laude graduate of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and is a graduate of the Duquesne University School of Law where he was a member of the Law Review. Mr. Gallagher taught legal writing as an adjunct professor at the Duquesne University Paralegal Institute. Mr. Gallagher is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, and Executive Committee Member and past President of the Butler County Bar Association.  He serves on the Butler County Legal Journal Committee and is a Co-Editor of the Butler County Legal Journal recent cases summaries.  He is the author of the Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law for the Middlesex Township Zoning Hearing Board in the Clean Air Council v. Middlesex Township litigation. 




Juris Doctor, 1997


Activities & Affiliations

• Butler County Bar Association, Executive Member

Bar Admissions

• Pennsylvania




Sean M. Gallagher

Sean M. Gallagher is an associate attorney and graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Sean worked for JURIST Legal News & Commentary, a web-based legal news and real-time legal research service based out of the University of Pittsburgh. His last position there was Managing Editor, where he supervised a team of over twenty law students publishing commentary on contemporary legal issues written by law students, law professors, attorneys, judges, and other professionals working with the law. He holds a B.A. from Loyola University Maryland in Economics and Theology and graduated from Butler High School. He currently serves as President of the Butler County Bar Association Foundation, the charitable arm of the Butler County Bar Association, is a member of the Butler County Bar Association, and serves as notewriter on the Butler County Legal Journal. He practices in the areas of estate planning, real estate, and zoning and municipal law.





Juris Doctor, 2014

B.A., Economics and Theology, 2011

Activities & Affiliations

• Butler County Bar Association Foundation, President
• Butler County Bar Association, Member

Bar Admissions

• Pennsylvania
• Western District of Pennsylvania, U.S. Federal Court