Jarome Gautreaux

Jarome Gautreaux

About Jarome Gautreaux

Jarome Gautreaux is a personal injury trial lawyer who represents people in Macon, and across the State of Georgia and other states, who have been seriously injured, as well as the families of people killed because of carelessness or negligence. Jarome has successfully recovered for his clients over 100 million dollars in a variety of personal injury cases. He is often asked by other lawyers to become involved in complex personal injury litigation.

3 Reasons to Hire a Lawyer After Your Car Accident

When you have been injured in a car accident you have two choices:   Handle the claim on your own, which means dealing with the insurance adjuster yourself; or  Hire a car accident lawyer who will handle everything for you, and who is experienced dealing with claims adjusters.  There are a few things to consider… Continue Reading about 3 Reasons to Hire a Lawyer After Your Car Accident

With the Growing Popularity of Drones Comes an Increased Likelihood of Accidents and Personal Injuries

The popularity and use of unmanned aircraft systems, or drones, has exploded in recent years. With their increased use comes an increased concern for safety and privacy and a greater likelihood of someone suffering a personal injury as a result of a drone accident. Drones are used for many reasons: search & rescue, wildlife tracking,… Continue Reading about With the Growing Popularity of Drones Comes an Increased Likelihood of Accidents and Personal Injuries

Why You Should Hire an Experienced Personal Injury Lawyer to Handle Your Injury Case

Most people wouldn’t let a proctologist handle their brain surgery. Instead, they would probably want a brain surgeon with lots of experience doing … well … doing their brain surgery. So why do people who have been injured in an accident let a lawyer handle their injury case whose practice and experience doesn’t focus on… Continue Reading about Why You Should Hire an Experienced Personal Injury Lawyer to Handle Your Injury Case

Before You Settle Your Personal Injury Case, Make Sure to Understand These 3 Things

People often call our injury firm with stories like this one: “I received a settlement of $50,000 in my personal injury case, but after attorney fees, expenses and reimbursements, I was left with almost nothing, what can I do?” As a personal injury lawyer, I find these stories heartbreaking because clients who are injured should… Continue Reading about Before You Settle Your Personal Injury Case, Make Sure to Understand These 3 Things

Car Accident While Social Distancing? Be Prepared and Know What to Do

A car accident is stressful at any time, but being in a car accident while social distancing adds a whole other level of concern. Our roads are less congested right now, and most people are sheltering at home, but we still must venture out for essential items, such as food, prescriptions, etc. Although traffic has… Continue Reading about Car Accident While Social Distancing? Be Prepared and Know What to Do

Pedestrian Accidents

Macon’s big sidewalks downtown encourage walking, and like many other Maconites, I enjoy taking advantage of them when the weather is good.  Unfortunately, drivers sometimes don’t stop for pedestrians who have the right-of-way. While walking the other day, I was almost hit by an SUV while attempting to safely cross the street at a well-marked… Continue Reading about Pedestrian Accidents

Hurt in a Car Wreck by an Uninsured Driver

Anyone in an auto accident, especially one caused by an uninsured driver, knows how difficult it can be to recover for injuries and property damage. Car wrecks involving an uninsured, at-fault driver may give the insurance adjuster an excuse to try to deny your claim. An experienced car wreck attorney who understands how to handle… Continue Reading about Hurt in a Car Wreck by an Uninsured Driver