We’re a Small-Business Law Firm with a Big-Business Mentality.

As entrepreneurs ourselves, we understand the interests of the small business owner – we’ll find a fast, affordable and practical solution to whatever legal need you may have. We also resolve breach of contract disputes, offer HR legal assistance, provide experienced real estate law & personal injury representation, and much more.

Starting a Business

There’s a lot to think about when starting a business.

Our experienced lawyers take you step-by-step through the process and make sure you get started on the right foot.

I’m Starting a Business

Ongoing Business

When you have a successful business, the last thing you want is a costly and time-consuming legal dispute.

Our team can protect you and advocate for you to ensure your interests are served.

I Have A Business

Ending a Business

There’s still plenty to do when you decide to end your business.

We can help you keep track of the details to make sure you aren’t liable after your business has closed.

I’m Ending a Business

Experienced Business & Contract Law Counselors and Advocates

Gallagher Krich, APC is a highly respected, 5 star-reviewed San Diego law firm providing creative solutions for business owners and individuals.

Our clients appreciate our dedication and deep concern for their well-being. Legal adversaries admire our trial skills and integrity. When you retain Gallagher Krich, APC, you will have confidence, knowing that an experienced team of attorneys is working hard to get results for you.

With 26 years combined experience, Gallagher Krich, APC represents clients throughout the Greater San Diego, California, area, including Oceanside, La Jolla, Carlsbad, Rancho Bernardo and Poway.

26 years of combined experience.

A few of our valued business law, contract & real estate clients include:

MHP Insurance
Solar Alliance
big game promotions
5 point protection

Client Testimonials

Tom Gallagher is very knowledgeable and helpful when it comes to business law. I reached out to him regarding the Pandemic and my salon and I’m so glad I did.

Many times stress and hard times can fog clarity and he really helped me understand the laws. Thanks Tom!!!.

Ashley C., 6/29/20 (Google)

Incorporated with gallagher krich and they took care of everything at about the same cost as these stupid “no-lawyer” sites. i want a real lawyer because they also have value-added-service and additional advice on the structure of business and the way the law functions around business.

Alex C., 10/14/18 (Google)

Worked with Tom dealing with a possible Real Estate scam artist. He engaged was able to get things under control. Very much appreciate his business approach and customer service. One lawyer bill I was happy to pay.

George, 6/9/14 (Avvo.com)

I have worked with Tom and his firm for over a year and he has been always very professional, helpful, and patient. He answered all my questions and always trying to resolve the issues I had. He always found the time to respond to my emails or phone calls in a very professional and human way…
Mon V.

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(858) 926-5797

We always strive to promptly return phone calls and emails within 24 hours.

For your convenience, we offer evening and weekend meetings by appointment.

Gallagher Krich, APC provides service for both national and international clients.

See more details on our firm’s downtown San Diego location, including address, office hours, local reviews and more.

Gallagher Krich APC

964 5th Avenue, Suite 202
San Diego, CA 92101













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