Banking / Financial Services

G Gallagher, Callahan & Gartrell is a recognized leader.

Gallagher, Callahan & Gartrell is a recognized leader that serves the general and special needs of banks, trust companies, non-bank lenders/brokers, insurance companies, and securities brokerage firms in local, state and federal matters. For more than forty years, we have represented financial services clients through times of dramatic market and regulatory change and intensive competition on leading-edge issues.

The firm was awarded metropolitan first-tier rankings in the 2022 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” Rankings including first-tier rankings in banking and finance law, and financial services regulation law. In addition, John Funk and Donald Pfundstein were both selected for inclusion in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® in the practice areas of banking and finance law and financial services regulation law.

  • Bank formation
  • Branch development
  • Corporate governance
  • Data security
  • Defense of administrative enforcement proceedings
  • Electronic and emerging delivery channels
  • Executive compensation
  • Holding company reorganizations
  • Human resources
  • Lending
  • Licensing for insurance and securities products sales
  • Mergers / Acquisitions
  • Negotiating technology contracts
  • Outsourcing and vendor management
  • Privacy, security, and anti-money laundering programs
  • Protecting trade names and service marks
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Risk management
  • Securities
  • Trust company formation

With deep roots and experience across the Granite State, we know how to chart a course for success.