Nicole D. Galli is the founder and Managing Partner of the Law Offices of N.D. Galli LLC, a litigation and intellectual property law firm headquartered in Philadelphia, with an office in New York. She is also the founder and President of Women Owned Law (WOL), the first national networking organization dedicated to empowering and supporting women entrepreneurs in the law. Nicole's practice focuses on commercial and IP litigation, strategic IP counseling and trade secret protection.
Nicole is a frequent speaker, author and thought leader on issues impacting women attorneys and entrepreneurs as well as on various legal topics including intellectual property strategy, trade secrets protection and litigation, trademark, copyright and patent law and litigation, commercial litigation best practices and procedural matters, and litigation financing.
This past year, Nicole was selected as one of the Philadelphia Business Journal’s Women of Distinction for being one of the most influential businesswomen in the region. In addition, Nicole was selected as an Equity Project Champion, part of a group of legal leaders who advocate for Burford Capital’s initiative to close the legal gender gap by providing a $50 million pool of capital earmarked for financing commercial litigation matters led by women. She also serves on multiple boards and committees serving the needs of women in the legal and business communities locally and nationally.
Nicole received her B.A from the University of Pennsylvania, where she graduated cum laude, and received her J.D from University of Pennsylvania Law School. She is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and Delaware (inactive), and numerous federal courts.