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Sarah E. Gallo, Associate

SGallo@lawmh.com      Sarah's VCard

P: (804) 819-1193
(804) 775-3842

Practice Areas


Premises liability and personal injury defense.


  • University of Richmond School of Law, J.D., 2019
  • Gettysburg College, B.A., Ethical Issues in Public Policy, 2016


  • Virginia

Sarah is an Associate in the Litigation Practice Group. Her practice is primarily focused on Civil Litigation. Sarah is a Certified Information Privacy Professional/US with the International Association of Privacy Professionals. 

Sarah earned her J.D. at the University of Richmond School of Law, where she was a finalist in the Carrico Moot Court Board Competition and was awarded the American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence . 

Before joining McCandlish Holton, Sarah was a litigation associate with a Virginia law firm, and previously worked as a Privacy Officer for a financial services company. 

recent outcomes

  • 33 count demurrer sustained without leave to amend on breach of contract and conspiracy allegations
  • Case dismissed with prejudice at demurrer stage with $50 mil ad damnum related to construction and real estate liability matter



  • Virginia Bar Association | Member
  • Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys (VADA) | Member
  • Richmond Claims Associations | Member
  • John Marshall Inn of Court | Member
  • Veterans and Military Law Association | Volunteer, past