Michael L. Gallagher - Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A.

Michael L. Gallagher

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995

A co-founding partner of Gallagher & Kennedy, Mike practices in a wide variety of litigation matters.  Since 1995, he has been consecutively recognized as a Best Lawyer by Best Lawyers of America. Most recently, he was awarded the “2013 Phoenix Sports Law Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers.  Mike has been recognized as a Southwest Super Lawyer from 2007-2013.

Over Mike’s career, he has represented national and local airlines, physicians and healthcare providers, insurance companies, attorneys and law firms, architects, engineers, manufacturers of numerous products (including automobiles, aircraft, motorcycles, farm, heavy duty construction and sports equipment), municipalities, public utilities and other local and national clients on litigation matters.  In the area of professional sports, he has represented athletes, franchises, leagues and cities.

Mike is a former professional athlete and major league baseball scout.

Arizona State UniversityBA 1966Arizona State UniversityJ.D. 1970

Office Location

2575 East Camelback Road, Suite 1100
Phoenix, AZ 85016
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Sports Law of the Phoenix Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Sports Law of the Phoenix Metro Area
Michael L. Gallagher has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!Michael L. Gallagher has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures and Television
Sports Law

Other Information

Gender: Male