Monique Myatt Galloway, President
Monique Myatt Galloway, an associate with Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP, concentrates her practice in the area of complex consumer protection class action litigation. Prior to joining Kessler Topaz, Ms. Galloway was a senior trial attorney for the Department of the Navy, Office of General Counsel in Washington, D.C., and later, an associate at DLA Piper LLP (US) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Ms. Galloway has substantial government and private sector experience in the areas of government contracts, construction, product liability, toxic tort, and antitrust litigation in federal and state courts nationwide. She has extensive successful motion practice on claims involving alleged mass torts, wrongful death, warranties, fraud, unfair business practices and anti-competition violations. Ms. Galloway also has successful first and second chair non-jury trial experience.
In 2012 through 2014 consecutively, Ms. Galloway was selected as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® Rising Star. In 2014, The Legal Intelligencer selected Ms. Galloway as a “Lawyer on the Fast Track,” and The Philadelphia Tribune honored Ms. Galloway as a one of Philadelphia’s Most Influential African Americans. Ms. Galloway was also named on the 2014 Lawyers of Color Hot List for the Eastern Region.
Ms. Galloway is a former federal judicial law clerk for the Honorable Cynthia M. Rufe of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. In 2003, Ms. Galloway received her juris doctorate from Thurgood Marshall School of Law, with cum laude honors, where she was Managing Editor of the Thurgood Marshall Law Review. In 2008, she received her LL.M. in Trial Advocacy from Temple University, and received her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Texas Southern University in 2000.
Ms. Galloway is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and Texas. She is also admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit Court, the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and the United States Court of Federal Claims.
Ms. Galloway currently serves as President for the Barristers' Association of Philadelphia, Inc., and is an advisory board member to the Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia. In addition to her service to clients and the legal community, she is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, the wife of a fellow Barristers,’ and a proud mother of two boys.
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