Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
As senior vice president, general counsel and secretary for Perspecta, Jim Gallagher serves as principal counsel and advisor to Perspecta’s senior leadership and the board of directors with responsibility for all legal, privacy, contracting, mergers and acquisitions, litigation and compliance activities.
Gallagher previously served as vice president and deputy general counsel for DXC Technology, with responsibility for all legal, contracting and compliance activities related to the DXC U.S. Public Sector business.
Prior to his tenure with DXC, Gallagher was vice president associate general counsel with Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Hewlett-Packard Company. He also was engaged in trial and appellate practice in Federal and State Courts, and in administrative agencies related to government contracts, government compliance and commercial disputes at the Washington D.C. office of Pillsbury Winthrop, LLP.
Gallagher received his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center, where he was a member of The Georgetown Immigration Journal. He is a graduate of the Catholic University of America.