Sectors

Government / Municipal

W We represent individuals, businesses, utilities, associations, school districts and municipalities in all areas of municipal law.

Gallagher, Callahan & Gartrell’s municipal lawyers are recognized by the Courts and their peers as leaders in the field and have played a significant role shaping legislation and case law affecting municipal law in New Hampshire. We represent individuals, businesses, utilities, associations, school districts and municipalities in all areas of municipal law.

The firm was awarded metropolitan first-tier rankings in the 2021 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” Rankings, including first-tier rankings in commercial litigation and land use and zoning law. Samantha Elliott was nominated in 2022 by Best Lawyers® for her work in Commercial Litigation. Ari Pollack was nominated in 2022 by Best Lawyers® for his work in both Land Use and Zoning Law and Litigation in Land Use and Zoning.

Experience
  • Planning and zoning regulation and enforcement
  • Shoreland development permitting
  • Property tax assessment and abatement
  • Environmental and conservation regulation
  • Building and construction
  • Municipal contracts
  • Highway law
  • Eminent domain
  • Municipal bonding and finance
  • Elections
  • Public employment practices
  • Education and special education law
  • Local law enforcement

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