Courses Presented and Teaching

Thomas C. Gallagher has been viewed as a legal expert and invited to speak and present to teach law and legal topics to course attendees that include other lawyers, judges, police officers and others working in the criminal justice system.  He provided a comprehensive outline of the law and practical tips for each of them.  Here is a summary of the courses presented by Gallagher.

Courses Presented and Seminars Taught
Gallagher presents the law
Gallagher presents the law

Defending Marijuana Cases, Minnesota Society for Criminal Justice Annual CLE, June 15, 2018

Guns – Criminal Laws and Civil Rights, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education October 27, 2016

Marijuana – It’s Still Illegal: Selected Issues in Defending Marijuana Cases in Minnesota, Criminal Justice Institute, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, August 26, 2013

Auto Stops, Searches and Arrests Law; and, Confessions and Their Suppression, Law of Arrest, Search and Seizure, and Confessions in Minnesota, Lorman Education Services, November 30, 2012

Criminal Defense and Guns, Minnesota Society for Criminal Justice CLE, July 9, 2011

Auto Stops, Searches and Arrests Law; and, Confessions and Their Suppression, Law of Arrest, Search and Seizure, and Confessions in Minnesota, Lorman Education Services, April 20, 2007

Drivers License Law and DWI Practice, Minnesota DWI Practice Institute, Minn. Continuing Legal Education, November 4, 2004 – November 14, 2005

Winning DWI and CVO Cases at Pretrial Hearing and at Trial and Winning Implied Consent and Other Drivers License Cases, Strategies for Success with DWI Cases in Minnesota, Lorman Education Services, December 3, 2004 – June 10, 2005

Preparing the Defense, Ethical Issues, and Guns, Immigration and Other Collateral Consequences, Defending Domestic Crimes, Hennepin County Bar Association CLE, October 21, 2004

Drivers License Law and Records; Expungement, Minnesota Criminal Justice Institute, Minn. Continuing Legal Education, August 3, 2004

Winning DWI Cases, Hennepin County Bar Association CLE, November 14, 2002

Strategies in Handling DWI and DUI Cases in Minnesota, Topics: (1) Searching for the Truth – Winning with Discovery; and (2) Vehicle Forfeiture and Plate Impoundment – Get It Back, Lorman Education Services, January 27, 2000

DWI Defense Update, Criminal Law Committee of the Hennepin County Bar Association, January 21, 1998

Ethical & Practical Considerations When Representing a Person Accused of Violence Against a Loved One; Guns and Immigration; State and Federal Laws; and, Defense Strategy, Family Law and Domestic Abuse, Minn. Continuing Legal Education, May 16, 1997

Basic Civil Litigation – The Closing Argument, Minnesota Continuing Legal Education, March 7, 1996

How to Use Medical Records to Win Your Case, Minnesota Association of Legal Assistants, June 16, 1995

Publications

DWI Laws of 1997 – A Brave New World, The Hennepin Lawyer, March, 1998

We Must Save Ourselves from Violence Created by U.S. Drug Prohibition Laws, Minneapolis Star Tribune, December 11, 1983

Have a Minnesota criminal law question?  You can call Thomas C. Gallagher on the phone to ask: 612 333-1500