Michael E. Gallay Partner




Michael Gallay litigates complex medical liability matters on behalf of health care providers and institutions, including nationally renowned physicians and premier teaching hospitals. He has diverse experience managing cases from inception through resolution involving medical specialties such as obstetrics, neurosurgery, oncology and ophthalmology. Michael’s experience with judges, opposing counsel, clients and expert witnesses throughout New York State enables him to formulate effective defense strategies to achieve optimal results on behalf of his clients. 

Michael joined Wilson Elser from a New York law firm specializing in medical malpractice defense. Prior to that he worked for nearly 15 years at one of the oldest and largest boutique litigation and appellate firms with a practice encompassing professional liability defense and health care industry litigation.