Lawyer, editor trade Houston Heights 2BD

Medium 03348af5891371ac9b812b2d6cd0faee Philip G. Gallagher and his wife, Mary Katherine, transferred a two-bedroom, one-bath home at 2216 Cortlandt St. in Greater Heights to Allison E. Ashworth on Nov. 22.

The Gallaghers acquired the 1,164-square-foot home in the Houston Heights subdivision from Charles H. Hohmann in Feb. 2005. The home is valued at $236,600.

Mr. Gallagher, has served as an assistant federal public defender. Prior to that, he was an associate in the New York office of Gibbons, Del Deo, Dolan, Griffinger & Vecchione. He was also an adjunct professor of law at the Seton Hall School of Law.

He earned his bachelor's degree from Georgetown University and his law degree from the New York University School of Law.

Ms. Gallagher was a publications editor for the Texas Department of Transportation in Austin.

She earned her bachelor's degree from Princeton University.

According to, there have been 655 home sales in Greater Heights during the past 12 months.

Address: 2216 Cortlandt Street
Buyer(s): Allison E Ashworth
Seller(s): Philip G Gallagher (and others), Katherine Gallagher Heinrich (and others) (and others) and Mary Katherine Heinrich
Sale date: Nov. 22, 2010