Anthony M. Gallo is a highly experienced trial attorney with two decades of experience handling a wide variety of cases in both the civil as well as criminal courts. He is a former Montgomery County Assistant District Attorney, having held positions in the Sex Crimes and Major Crimes Units of the Trials Division. He has handled numerous misdemeanor and felony cases, including homicide, sexual crimes, drug offenses, assaults, economic crimes, theft crimes, and vehicle-related offenses including DUI. Mr. Gallo began his legal career in Montgomery County as law clerk to the Honorable William R. Carpenter of the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas, a position he resigned when he became an Assistant District Attorney. After leaving the District Attorney’s Office, Mr. Gallo went on to practice law in the private sector for prestigious law firms in both Montgomery County and Philadelphia. Mr. Gallo has been recognized in Suburban Life Magazine’s 2016 Top Attorneys as a Top Criminal Defense Attorney.
Mr. Gallo graduated from the University of Scranton with a B.S. in Political Science in 1988 and went on to earn his law degree from the University of Dayton School of Law in 1991. While at Scranton, in addition to his academic pursuits, Mr. Gallo was a member of both the University Lacrosse team and University Ice Hockey team. As a life-long resident of Montgomery County, Mr. Gallo attended La Salle College High school and is also a member of the Montgomery County Bar Association.
Throughout his career as an attorney, Mr. Gallo has always strived to give back to the community. Since 2004, Mr. Gallo has been an active participant in the Montgomery County Child Advocacy Project (MCAP). This program appoints volunteer attorneys for children who are thrust into the legal system as victims of crime or abuse, and provides them with a voice to protect them.
In addition to Pennsylvania, Mr. Gallo is also admitted to the Bar in the State of Colorado as well as the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.