Meet Personal Injury Lawyer Rusty Galloway

Years of Successful Experience with Personal Injury Claims and Workers’ Comp

Lafayette personal injury lawyer Rusty Galloway for workers' compensation and accident claimsPersonal injury lawyer Rusty Galloway believes that the practice of law should always remain, first and foremost, a profession of service to the community. Furthermore, he has a solemn duty to protect the rights of the injured. Rusty’s unique background and experience give him the skills and knowledge you need in a personal injury attorney.

A partner at Galloway Jefcoat, LLP, Rusty has become known as one of the area’s leading advocates for victims of serious injuries. From 1995, until the present, he has earned the reputation as a tough but fair-minded lawyer, willing to go the extra mile for his clients.

Rusty Galloway has the special knowledge, skills and experience to successfully represent his clients where it really matters – before the judges and juries of South Louisiana. For over a decade, Rusty has been successfully representing clients injured in auto accidents and offshore accidents. He has personally handled well over a thousand injury cases and, therefore, has learned the best and most efficient ways to maximize recovery for an injured victim. Rusty also knows the language of the oilfield because, as a young man, he worked in the oilfield as both a roughneck and mud engineer. Because of this, he is a valuable ally for oil field injury victims. Now, he and the law firm represent residents across Louisiana, including Lafayette, Lake Charles, Sulphur and Calcasieu Parish individuals and families.

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1996
  • S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 2012


  • Southern University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • J.D. magna cum laude– 1996
  • University of Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, Louisiana
    • B.A.

Representative Clients

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • KPEL Radio, Station Manager
  • Fraternities/Sororities
  • Phi Kappa Psi