Kathleen Clifford Gallo is a graduate of St John’s School of Law. She was an Assistant District Attorney in New York County under Robert Morgenthau. She later became an Administrative Law Judge for the Department of Motor Vehicles. She is a member of the New York State Bar and the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States. She has tried hundreds of cases in New York State Courts, including Murder cases. She has been a member of the Queens County Bar Association since 1995 and the Queen’s County Women’s Bar Association since 1993.