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journalist , photographer

Robert Scott Gallagher, American lawyer. Bar: United States District Court (western district) Wisconsin 1994, Wisconsin United States District Court, (eastern district) 1994, Iowa United States District Court, (southern district) Iowa 1995, United States District Court (northern district) Iowa 1997, Control District Illinois 1997.

Background

Gallagher, Robert Scott was born on July 20, 1969 in Iowa City. Son of Robert Henry and Susan (Lane) Gallagher.

Education

Gallagher attended the Newcastle School of Art and Design, inspired by the work of W. Eugene Smith, Don McCullin, Eamonn McCabe, Walter Loos and Richard Avedon's portrait work, particularly "In the American West".

Career

Gallagher's work has been published in national and international magazines including Time, Vogue, Sports Illustrated, Newsweek, People, Empire, Q, The Times, The Face and The Guardian Weekend magazine. His commercial clients include Reebok, Canon, Mazda, Merrill Lynch and Vivendi Universal and he has also photographed advertising campaigns for Pepsi and Gatorade. Robert Gallagher has portraited world leaders, politicians and celebrities such as HRH Prince Charles, Nancy Pelosi, Sidney Poitier, Tony Bennett, Clint Eastwood, Penélope Cruz, Jamie Cullum and Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner from the Twilight films.

He has also covered significant subjects such as the hurricane Katrina survivors and the 9/11 rescue workers. In December 2001, just two months after September 11, his first solo exhibition 'Ground Hero- Portraits of September 11' was profiled live by ABC News, during the charity opening night. Gallagher's portraiture is included in the archives of The National Portrait Gallery in London.

Honorable Mention; International Photography Awards (Editorial-Personality) (2009)Honorable Mention. International Photography Awards (Fine-art portrait) (2006)Honorable Mention. International Photography Awards (Editorial photo-essay )(2005)Honorable Mention.

International Photography Awards (Editorial sports) (2005)Guest Editor/ Judge. Redism.com Worldwide Art Competition (2002)Mentor. Venice- Arts Photographic Project (2004,2005)Mentor.

Woodcraft Rangers, South Central L.A. High School photographic project (2003).

Achievements

  • Bar: United States District Court (western district) Wisconsin 1994, Wisconsin United States District Court, (eastern district) 1994, Iowa United States District Court, (southern district) Iowa 1995, United States District Court (northern district) Iowa 1997, Control District Illinois 1997.

Membership

Member of Rotary, Milwaukee Young Lawyers Association, Milwaukee County Bar Association, Waukesha County Bar Association,, Iowa Trial Lawyers Association, The Association Trial Lawyers American, State Bar Wisconsin, Iowa State and American Bar Association, Scott County.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, water and snow skiing, boating, softball.

Connections

father:
Robert Henry Gallagher

mother:
Susan (Lane) Gallagher