Kathleen Murren-Koether

Admitted to Bar: 1995, Connecticut and New York, 1996, U.S. District Court for the Eastern and  Southern District of New York

Education: Trinity College, Hartford, CT, (B.A. 1988), Fordham University School of Law, New York, NY (J.D. 1995)

Member: American and Connecticut Bar Associations, Fairfield County Bar Association

Practice Areas: Probate, Real Estate, Civil Litigation, Trusts and Estates (LLC, etc.)

The majority of Kathleen Murren-Koether’s practice is in the area of trusts and estates, including estate planning, trust administration, estate settlement, and probate litigation.

Prior to joining Sherwood & Garlick, P.C., Kathleen worked in the Connecticut probate court system, giving her unique insight into probate administration and estate settlement. The balance of Kathleen’s practice covers residential and commercial real estate, civil litigation, business formations (LLC, etc.), and guardianships for minors and persons with intellectual disability.

Born and raised in Fairfield where her father had his general law practice, Kathleen graduated from Greens Farms Academy and Trinity College. She received her law degree from Fordham University, where she received The Archibald R. Murray Public Service Award. Upon graduation from law school, Kathleen worked as a commercial litigator in New York City for a large international law firm.

Nancy D. Gallagher

Admitted to Bar: 1991, Connecticut; 1995, US District Court, District of Connecticut.

Education: Heidelberg College (B.A.); University of Bridgeport (J.D., 1990).

Member: Connecticut Bar Association, Fairfield County Bar Association, Westport Weston Chapter of the Connecticut Bar Association.

Practice Areas: Real Estate, Estate and Trust Planning, Probate, Litigation.