Galen Bellamy
 

Galen Bellamy has represented both international and domestic clients before U.S. federal and state trial and appellate courts. He has handled all aspects of pretrial discovery, class action hearings, and appeals. Galen has particular experience in litigating complex commercial disputes, securities and consumer class actions, and conducting internal compliance investigations. He has also represented corporate clients in connection with investigations by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Galen's civil litigation clients have included institutions from accounting, consumer goods, insurance, and manufacturing industries.

Before joining WTO, Galen was an associate with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in their Washington D.C. and San Francisco offices. Galen also clerked for The Honorable Edward E. Carnes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

Other Experience

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Legal Memberships, Activities, and Honors

Colorado Rising Stars
    
Class Action/Mass Torts, 2010-2013
    Business Litigation, 2009
Product Liability Advisory Council, Member
American Bar Association, Member
 


Galen Bellamy represents major manufacturers in consumer class action and product liability litigation. His clients include sophisticated companies such as Whirlpool and Toyota. 

Representative Cases
Bar and Court Admissions
  • California
  • Colorado
  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
Other Experience

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Legal Memberships, Activities, and Honors

Colorado Rising Stars
    
Class Action/Mass Torts, 2010-2013
    Business Litigation, 2009
Product Liability Advisory Council, Member
American Bar Association, Member
 

Government Service

Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorable Edward E. Carnes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

Articles/Presentations
Education
  • University of Florida - Levin College of Law, J.D., 1999, with high honors,
    Order of the Coif
    Florida Law Review, Board Member
  • University of Florida, B.A.,1996, Major in English; Minor in Philosophy, with honors
Government Service

Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorable Edward E. Carnes, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

Bar and Court Admissions
  • California
  • Colorado
  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court