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Cody Galaher
  • Attorney


Nashville, TN





Cody Galaher represents companies and individuals in litigation of state and federal matters primarily involving family, business, and appellate issues. Cody has wide-ranging and specialized litigation experience, both at the trial court and appellate levels, which he utilizes to obtain the very best possible outcome for his clients. Cody is experienced and has a reputation for obtaining great results for clients in divorce and custody matters.

Cody frequently helps clients form, govern, and operate their businesses and his distinct litigation expertise allows him to advise clients in avoiding and resolving potential disputes. In addition, Cody is also uniquely experienced in the process of registering service and trade marks through the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and he has successfully obtained and enforced the proprietary rights of numerous clients interested in developing their brand concepts and business ideas. As a result of practicing in a city as diverse and ecclectic as Nashville, Cody has successfully represented professional athletes, artists, and musicians in a diverse variety of litigation matters and he has extensive experience successfully resolving complex multi-party disputes and personal injury claims.

A portion of his practice is dedicated to real property disputes and corrollory family law matters. These include wills, trusts, estate planning and advance healthcare directives; he also defends clients' rights before administrative agencies and provides counsel on commercial and residential lease agreements and evictions.

Areas Of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Business Litigation
  • Appellate Practice
  • Financial Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Real Property

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee


  • Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, Mississippi
    • J.D. - 2014
  • University of Mississippi School of Law, University, Mississippi
    • Master of Legal Studies - 2011
    • Honors: cum laude
  • East Tennessee State University
    • B.S. in Biological Science - 2009
    • Honors: cum laude

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Federalist Society

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Clerk to the Hon. E. Vincent Davis, 17th District Chancery Court for the State of Mississippi
  • Judicial Extern to the Hon. Judge Ceola James, Mississippi Court of Appeals