Brian T. Gallagher


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T410-268-6600 ext(3420)


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Bar/Court Admissions

  • Maryland
  • Court of Appeals of Maryland
  • Virginia
  • Court of Appeals of District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Brian T. Gallagher

Brian T. Gallagher joined the law firm of Council, Baradel, Kosmerl & Nolan, PA in August of 2011. Prior to joining Council Baradel, Mr. Gallagher served five years in the United States Air Force as a Judge Advocate General (JAG). Mr. Gallagher's stateside duty assignments allowed him to gain valuable trial experience defending the Air Force against federal lawsuits, as well as prosecuting cases involving drug conspiracies, assault and various other felonies and misdemeanors. While deployed to Iraq, Mr. Gallagher was responsible for the management of the detainee review process at Camp Cropper, Iraq. 

Mr. Gallagher is admitted to practice in Maryland, Washington, DC and their respective Federal District and Bankruptcy courts, as well as Virginia. Mr. Gallagher was also granted the honor of being sworn into the bar of the United States Supreme Court on November 4, 2014.

Representative Matters

Mr. Gallagher represents clients in the following matters: 

  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Foreclosure
  • Note Investing
  • Loan Restructuring/Workouts
  • Real Property Disputes
  • Title Issues/Disputes
  • Real Property Sales and Acquisition
  • Private Lending
  • Banking
  • Small Business Administration (SBA) Loans
  • SBA Default/Liquidation
  • Bankruptcy-Creditor Rights
  • Asset Management
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Property Management
  • Premises Liability
  • Retail and Hospitality
  • Breach of Lease/Contract
  • Loan Origination/Liquidation
  • Real Estate Investing
  • Multi-family Acquisition and Management 

Professional Associations

  • Anne Arundel County Bar Association
  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute (Retail and Hospitality Committee)
  • Claims & Litigation Management Alliance 
  • Bankruptcy Bar Association of Maryland
  • Gonzaga College High School Business Network
  • Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (Board Member)
  • Central Maryland Chamber of Commerce
  • Maryland Multi-Housing Association
  • National Association of Residential Property Managers (Board Member)

Honors / Awards

  • Super Lawyers - 2019-2022


  • University of Baltimore School of Law (J.D., 2005)
  • Catholic University of America (B.A., 2002)