Charles S. Gallmeyer

Associate

Charlie focuses his practice on real estate law and business & tax law. His previous experience includes serving as an extern for clinical and corporate contracts at the University of Pittsburgh's Office of Sponsored Programs, as a certified legal intern at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law's Low-Income Tax Clinic, and as a summer associate with Knox Law.

Charlie graduated cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law with a Tax Law Concentration. Before attending law school, he spent six years at the University of Michigan's Office of University Development. He served in three roles, including Associate Director of Stewardship and Donor Relations, and worked closely with donors, development staff, and university administrators.

Practice Areas

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., cum laude, Tax Law Concentration; Pittsburgh Tax Review Editor-in-Chief (May 2020-May 2021) and Associate Editor (August 2019-May 2020); Dean's Scholarship; Marvin Lieber Scholarship Award
  • University of Michigan, A.B.,University Honors Winter 2010, Fall 2010 and Fall 2011
  • Pennsylvania
  • Served as Clinical and Corporate Contracts Extern at the University of Pittsburgh's Office of Sponsored Programs: drafted amendments and agreements, negotiated amendment and agreement terms, and more
  • Served as Certified Legal Intern at University of Pittsburgh School of Law's Low-Income Tax Clinic: successfully appealed a Notice of Deficiency via an innocent spouse defense, interacted with clients on tax strategy, conducted federal income tax research, and more
  • Served as Summer Associate at Knox Law, working closely with real estate and business & tax attorneys on residential and commercial real estate matters, shareholder disputes, installment judgement notes, COVID-19 related legislation and government action, and more
  • Served as Law Clerk at a Pittsburgh law firm
  • Served as Associate Director of Stewardship and Donor Relations (and other roles) at University of Michigan's Office of University Development
  • Law School Publications: Vancouver Empty Home Tax: An Analysis of Taxation as a Solution to a Housing Crunch, 18 PITT. TAX REV. 191 (2020), and 50+ JURIST articles
  • CALI Awards for Corporate Taxation, Estate & Gift Tax, Estates & Trusts, and Commercial Transactions, University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • David R. Bookstaver Award in Estate Planning, Estates & Trusts, and Estate & Gift Tax

Community and Professional Service

  • Perry Square Alliance, Board Member

Professional Affiliations

  • Erie County Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association