Ashleigh Quinn Gallagher attended Pennsylvania State University where she graduated in with Distinction, in the top 10% of her graduating class. She went on to obtain her law degree from Villanova University School of Law. During law school, Ashleigh was the secretary of the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund, a member of the Labor and Employment Law Society, and attended the National Law Students’ Worker’s Rights Conference in 2010.
Before joining Pond Lehocky Stern Giordano, Ashleigh gained experience as a legal intern with the Sheet Metal Workers Local Union No. 19 through the Peggy Browning Fellowship Program. She focused on counseling members about a variety of legal issues and participated in collective bargaining negotiations. Ashleigh held a legal externship for the Honorable Phyllis R. Streitel, in the Court of Common Pleas in Chester County, PA.
In February of 2012, Ashleigh joined Pond Lehocky Stern Giordano, where she is the Senior Associate in the Social Security department. Ashleigh focuses her practice exclusively on Social Security Disability law. She is admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania, is a member of the American Association for Justice and the Philadelphia Bar Association, and is admitted to practice in the Unites States District Court in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. She was born and raised in a Union family. Her father was a union representative with the Communication Workers of America for twenty years. Ashleigh now devotes her time to aiding injured workers obtain Social Security Disability benefits.
- Villanova University School of Law (J.D. 2011)
- Pennsylvania State University (2007)
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- Philadelphia Bar Association