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About Ian Gallacher

Professor Gallacher received a bachelor’s degree in music, with honors, from the University of Leeds, a master of fine arts degree in orchestral conducting from Carnegie-Mellon University, and a juris doctor from the Washington College of Law.
He clerked for two years for United States District Judge Frederic N. Smalkin, and then practiced complex civil litigation in Baltimore as an associate and later as a partner at Goodell, DeVries, Leech, and Dann, LLP. In 2002, he returned to the Washington College of Law, first as an instructor and then as Associate Director of Legal Rhetoric. He joined the College of Law faculty in 2004.
Professor Gallacher has written about issues flowing from class action litigation as well as articles on legal research and writing and is also the author of the books, A Form and Style Manual for Lawyers, A Form and Style Manual for Paralegals, and Coming To Law School: How To Prepare Yourself For The Next Three Years, all published by Carolina Academic Press.


Present Professor of Law, College of Law, Syracuse University



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