Firm News

About the Attorney – Rusty Galloway

Before becoming a founding partner of Galloway Jefcoat with John Jefcoat in 1996, Rusty had a diverse work history. At 15, he worked as a dishwasher for the Vermilion Landing before working on Greywolf Rig 5 as a roughneck. Over the years, he even worked at two radio stations (KSMB as a salesman and KPEL as... Read more

Lake Charles: We’ve Moved!

This September, Lafayette-based law firm, Galloway Jefcoat & Associates, further cemented their presence in Calcasieu Parish by relocating their Lake Charles practice to new office space. The office, located on Alamo Street, signifies the start of an exciting new chapter in Lake Charles for the respected group of attorneys. “The move is bittersweet,” founding partner... Read more

Galloway Jefcoat now offers virtual appointments

Dear Family, Friends, Clients, and Colleagues, Please be advised that we at Galloway Jefcoat, LLP have been monitoring the COVID-19 situation and have been adopting safe practices to protect our employees and clients and to the best of our ability to maintain service to our clients. During this troubling time, we are now offering virtual... Read more

Helping Businesses Navigate Legalities During COVID

Everyone at Galloway Jefcoat hopes our friends and clients are staying safe, healthy, and practicing social distancing during this most difficult time. As a result of this situation, our office is signing up and representing local businesses, who will be making claims for their economic losses under their Business Operations Policies. These losses may result... Read more

What Has Your Experience Been Like At Galloway Jefcoat?

Before working for Galloway Jefcoat attorney Robert Martina worked as a defense attorney. He got to know Rusty Galloway and John Jefcoat over the years and started working for them. Watch as he describes why he enjoys working at the firm and what the attorneys at Galloway Jefcoat specialize in to help you with your... Read more

Meet Personal Injury Attorney John Jefcoat

Attorney John Jefcoat and his law partner, Rusty Galloway, have been representing individuals and families throughout the greater Lafayette area after an accident or injury for over two decades. In this video, John explains a little bit about his own background and what drives him to practice law.  Video Transcription: Rusty and I met... Read more

What Is the Office Culture Like at Galloway Jefcoat?

The staff at the Galloway Jefcoat law firm all have their unique outlook on the office culture, that helps them enjoy working from day to day. Whether it’s the sense of working as a team or working together to help someone out, the atmosphere is described as fun. The staff like to work hard and... Read more

What Have You Learned Working With John Jefcoat?

Personal injury attorney Joseph Saloom has worked directly under John Jefcoat. He describes him as an incredible mentor. He explains that the attorneys and staff have a deep connection to the area and everybody enjoys working together. That in turn helps the clients feel welcome and comfortable. When they come to the Galloway Jefcoat law... Read more

About the Attorney: Jason Weaver

This week, let’s get to know Personal Injury Attorney, Jason Weaver, in the latest #AboutTheAttorney blog! Born and raised in South Louisiana, Jason is a proud alumnus of St. Thomas More Catholic High School, LSU and Southern University Law Center. After college, Jason spent time working for the division of the Louisiana House of Representatives... Read more

Jury Verdict Awarding Client $2.6 Million in Lafayette Parish Case

The lawyers of Galloway Jefcoat are thrilled by the results of a recently concluded 4-day jury trial in Lafayette. Personal Injury Attorneys, Rusty Galloway and Jason Weaver, received a judgment awarding their client $2.62 million plus judicial interest after sustaining injuries from a severe rear end collision. On the week of May 13th, Galloway and... Read more