Robert joined Mike in 1982 to establish the Law Offices of Galligan & Newman. With over 40 years of experience, Robert specializes in the areas of domestic law, such as divorce, child custody and visitation, and adoptions, criminal defense, probate and estate planning, and local utility representation, including McMinnville Electric System and West Warren-Viola Utility District.
Robert is married to Marsha Newman, who is a retired principal of West Elementary School in McMinnville. They have four sons and four grandchildren. Robert enjoys cheering on the Tennessee Titans, spending time with his family, and tending to his cattle on his family farm in Viola.