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Kristen Gagalis


Tel. 617.621.6594

Kristen joined Anderson & Kreiger in 2021 after graduating from the University of Chicago Law School, where she was a Rubenstein Scholar, in 2021.  Prior to joining A&K, she worked at BPI, a law and public policy organization in Chicago, where she researched government ethics, campaign finance reform, and first amendment rights for incarcerated people.  Before law school, Kristen spent six years teaching sixth and seventh grade social studies in Miami and Houston, developing a passion for finding creative ways to effectively communicate with any audience.



pending admission in Massachusetts (sat for July 2021 bar examination)


The University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 2021, Rubenstein Scholar

Rice University, B.A., 2012, magna cum laude

Kristen enjoys reading historical fiction, playing recreational sports, and board games.  She also loves watercolor painting, despite her lack of inherent artistic talent.  Kristen lives in Somerville with her rescue dog Riggins.