Ms. Galligan works with clients throughout the corporate life cycle, advising on compensation matters at the time of incorporation, and in connection with venture capital financings, public offerings, and mergers and acquisitions.
- Advising companies, such as Guidewire Software, Zendesk, Atlassian, Rocket Lab USA, Twilio, Slack, Doximity, Okta, and investment banks, such as Goldman Sachs, on executive compensation disclosure requirements
- Citrix Systems in its 2022 go-private transaction pursuant to which affiliates of Vista Equity Partners, and Evergreen Coast Capital Corporation, an affiliate of Elliott Investment Management L.P., will acquire Citrix
- Qualtrics in its $8 billion sale to SAP
- AppNexus in its sale to AT&T
- Lynda.com in its $1.5 billion sale to LinkedIn
- Xoom in its $890 million sale to PayPal
- Citrix in spin off of Go-To business to LogMeIn
- Select executives of GitHub in connection with its sale to Microsoft
- Opower in its sale to Oracle
- Atlassian in several acquisitions
- Onyx Pharmaceuticals in its $10 billion sale to Amgen
- ANSYS in numerous acquisition transactions
- Trulia in its acquisition by Zillow
- Trunk Club in its $350 million sale to Nordstrom
- Flurry in its sale to Yahoo!
- Public companies: Citrix, Moderna Therapeutics, Atlassian, Qualtrics, Affirm, Poshmark, ThredUp, Doximity, Guidewire Software, Zendesk, Global Blood Therapeutics and Rocket Lab USA
- Private companies: Clubhouse, Quora, GoodLeap, Outschool, Menlo Security, Goldbelly, Guaranteed Rate, Rippling, Hopin, Step Mobile, Workato and Scopely
Prior to entering law school, Ms. Galligan was an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps.
Ms. Galligan is a member of the Board of Directors of Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto.
Ms. Galligan previously served on the Bay Area Advisory Board for BUILD.