Thomas J. Gallo

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    3475 Piedmont Road N.E.
    Suite 1700
    Atlanta, GA 30305-3327
Thomas J. Gallo is a partner in Barnes & Thornburg LLP’s Atlanta office and a member of the firm’s Litigation Department and Labor & Employment Law Department.

Mr. Gallo has been practicing law for more than 30 years, focusing on complex business litigation. With a practice that is national in scope, his experience includes a wide variety of actions, including those involving breach of contract, including claims arising from mergers, acquisitions and stock and asset purchase agreements; shareholder, member and partner rights, including claims for breach of fiduciary duty and fraud; securities, including securities fraud, suitability claims and FINRA arbitrations and investigations; employment, including employee restrictive covenant disputes, trade secret claims and employment contract claims; and business torts, including unfair competition and interference with contractual relations. Mr. Gallo’s practice also includes prosecuting or defending class actions, derivative actions and other complex litigation.

Mr. Gallo has been named on the Georgia Super Lawyers list since 2004 and The Best Lawyers in America list in the area of litigation - labor and employment since 2013.

Mr. Gallo earned his B.A. from Emory University in 1973 and his J.D., cum laude, from Samford University in 1977. Mr. Gallo served on the Editorial Board of the Law Review and was a member of the International Law Moot Court Team. He is admitted to practice in the states of Georgia and Alabama.