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Macon Personal Injury Attorneys

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Gautreaux Law, LLC
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 4 years in business
Stephanie C.
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From start to finish I was treated with professional care & personal service. Each person that I had interaction with showed me compassion & dignity. I sincerely appreciate the great service I received. I felt confidence that my case was treated with attention to detail. Work Quality, Professionalism, Responsiveness, Value and Punctuality about sum it up.

  • 16 years in business
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I personally handle every one of my cases and keep an open line of communication with my clients. My attention to detail as well as my commitment to client satisfaction are the cornerstones of my practice.

Greg M.
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I want a date. Just one date. I saw you match.com and i am been thinking about you since i first looked at your profile!!

About

The courtroom is my friend! I am a litigation and criminal defense lawyer who is handling all types of criminal cases, from arrest through trial and general civil litigation, including car accidents and truck accidents. My primary focus is on personal injury cases and criminal representation.

  • 11 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
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As a small firm, I offer personalized service on your case, and constant attention to detail. I value each client and work to ensure the best result in each situation.

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What is a personal injury lawyer?

A personal injury lawyer fights on your behalf if you’ve been injured physically, psychologically, economically or in reputation. This injury may be the result of neglect or malicious intent of another person, or it could be at the hands of a business, government or other entity. Personal injury lawyers specialize in tort law, which is the law of civil wrongs like car accidents, company wrongdoing, unlawful imprisonment and more.

To become qualified to be a personal injury lawyer in the United States, a person must earn a bachelor’s degree, followed by a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from a law school. Most states then require the person to pass the bar exam to become licensed to practice law. Unlike many attorneys who require a retainer, personal injury lawyers often work on contingency fees. This means that in lieu of payment upfront, they receive an agreed-upon percentage of the settlement in case of a win.

What should you look for in a personal injury lawyer?

A personal injury lawyer will advocate for your legal rights if you’ve been hurt in an accident at work or in daily life, have suffered from medical malpractice, or are struggling to have your insurance carrier cover your needs. It may be helpful to talk with two or three lawyers before selecting one. When looking for a personal injury lawyer, research their reviews and make sure former clients have had good experiences with them. Next, make sure the personal injury lawyer has experience and proven success winning cases similar to yours. Confirm that the lawyer is licensed to provide services in your state. When you find a qualified personal injury lawyer with whom you want to work, freely discuss payment and fees before any work begins. Most lawyers offer a free consultation to learn what your case is about and explain their rates. Personal injury attorneys typically receive a percentage of your settlement (called a contingency fee), so they are paid after the trial or case is complete. Keep in mind that some attorneys have fees that you must pay even if you don’t win your trial. It’s important to understand these details before work begins so you don’t have any unhappy surprises later. Lastly, it’s wise to choose a personal injury lawyer that you have confidence in and with whom you can communicate openly and honestly.

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